U2 Lists: Top 10 U2 Songs to Use to Convert Non-Fans

[Ed. note: This is the 56th in a “U2 Lists” series, where @U2 staffers pick a topic and share their personal rankings on something U2-related.] Like a preacher stealing hearts at a traveling show, I’m an unashamed full-on U2 evangelist. I can understand if Bono’s causes annoy folks, or if their lyrics sometimes lean too […]

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Column: off the record…, vol. 14-610

What a week for the Irish! On a sporting theme, in Paris yesterday, Ireland held on to the bitter end in a nail-biting finish to beat France 22-20 and win its first Rugby Six Nations since 2009, giving legendary Irish captain Brian O’Driscoll the perfect send-off in his last test for Ireland before retiring. In […]

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No album on the horizon

The release of their latest album has been delayed to 2015. What’s going on with U2? U2 at the 2014 Academy Awards in LA. Photo: Michael Buckner by ED POWER Are U2 in crisis? That’s one possible reading of the announcement that their greatly heralded next album has been pushed back to 2015, just the […]

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Like A Song: Please

[Ed. note: This is the 83rd in a series of personal essays by the @U2 staff about songs and/or albums that have had great meaning or impact in our lives.] When my son was born, I made a solemn pact with God to protect this precious new life with every fiber of my being. We […]

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