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U2 and Eleven Artists

Maser | Posted 25.11.2014 | UK Entertainment
Maser

I had the pleasure of working on an exciting project with U2 called Films Of Innocence. It featured the work of 11 different artists making visuals from U2's Songs Of Innocence album. Artist include: Oliver Jeffers, Robin Rhode, D*Face, Mode 2, Chloe Early, Ganzeer, Vhils, Maser, ROA, DALeast, and Todd James.

Bob Geldof's African Complex

Ronnie Joice | Posted 19.11.2014 | UK Entertainment
Ronnie Joice

Here's a wild thought: Could Bob Geldof turn out to become one of Africa's worst enemies despite his original masterstroke of giving a platform to ageing rockers, publicity-hungry pop stars and dubious has-been singers to help promote their all-conquering charitable efforts?

The Grim Extent Of Bono's Injuries Following His Bike Accident Have Been Revealed

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 20.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

The extent of Bono's injuries following his bicycle accident in New York have been revealed, which the U2 frontman is expected to need 'intensive ther...

Bono 'Lucky To Be Alive' After Plane Door Falls Off Mid-Air

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 13.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

Bono is reportedly “lucky to be alive” after a door fell off his private jet lane while he was in mid-air on Wednesday. SEE MORE: Bono FINALLY...

Does Taylor Swift Really Know The Future of the Music Industry?

Mark Hillary | Posted 11.11.2014 | UK Entertainment
Mark Hillary

Of course in many ways she is right. Spotify is not run by the artists or record labels. It is an entirely different entity, however the question could be framed in a different way. If artists such as Swift are withdrawing from major streaming services like Spotify then what are they suggesting is the alternative?

Is Band Aid 30 On The Way?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 01.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

Rumours are rife that Sir Bob Geldof is planning a 30th-anniversary celebration of Band Aid. The Sun reports that the Irish musician and campaigne...

Bono (Finally!) Explains His Ever-Present Sunglasses

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 18.10.2014 | UK Entertainment

Bono has explained the reasoning behind why he’s always seen sporting sunglasses, even indoors, revealing that he has had glaucoma for the past two ...

You Should Have Asked - How Apple Confused U2 With Shakespeare

Neil Gibb | Posted 15.12.2014 | UK Entertainment
Neil Gibb

All U2 and Apple needed to do was ask - to invite people to opt in. Then what turned out to be a PR nightmare for Apple could have been a coup. Thanks, U2 fans would have said. The rest of us meanwhile would have nodded in appreciation at the idea, hoping that it would be followed by a similar deal from Megadeath or Michael Buble depending on our tastes.

Bono Apologises For Forcing You To Own His New Album

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 15.10.2014 | UK Tech

Bono has apologised on video for the free album stunt with Apple, blaming a combination of 'fear' and 'megalomania'. The U2 frontman gave the candi...

You Won't Believe The Nunber Of People That Listened To U2's Album

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 10.10.2014 | UK Tech

Remember that time Apple gave everyone a free copy of U2's latest album 'Songs of Innocence'? Well It looks like the figures are in and staggeringly, ...

Finally, Apple Offers A Total U2 Removal Service

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.09.2014 | UK Comedy

Managed to get rid of the free U2 album Apple recently uploaded to your iTunes account? Well done. Still got U2 songs running through your head?...

'U2 Gave Their Album Away For Free Because Nobody Wanted It'

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 17.09.2014 | UK Entertainment

Sharon Osbourne has hit at out U2, following the release of their free album. The group unveiled their latest collection ‘Songs of Innocence’ l...

Apple, U2 and the Importance of Letting Us Choose Which Music to Subjectively Despise

Michael Rundle | Posted 16.11.2014 | UK Tech
Michael Rundle

Music is subjective. It is deeply personal. And this is why the Apple-U2 debacle is so weird. Because it feels like Apple forgot how important this stuff actually is.

Michael Rundle

Terrifying Proof U2 Were Hiding In Your iPhone All Along

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 16.09.2014 | UK Tech

Apple has upset a lot of people by giving away, by force, a copy of U2's new album to everyone who uses iTunes. Some people think the outrage is a...

Apple Forced To Issue 'U2 Removal Tool' After Botched Giveaway

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 16.09.2014 | UK Tech

Apple has released tool explicitly designed to remove the free U2 album it gave to every iTunes user seven days ago. At the end of last week's iPho...

The Week In 50 Funny Tweets

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.09.2014 | UK Comedy

It was the week that sent Twitter into a frenzy of gags about the royal pregnancy and the nearing of the Scottish referendum - and sometimes both: ...

How To Delete U2's New Album From Your Phone

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.09.2014 | UK Tech

The iPhone 6 isn't free. The Apple Watch isn't even on sale yet. But Apple did give you something for nothing at its event on Tuesday - a free cop...

The New U2 Album Won't Cost You A Penny

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.09.2014 | UK Entertainment

U2 have surprised fans by releasing their first album in five years, ‘Songs of Innocence’ - and the good news is it won’t cost you a penny to li...

Here's How To Watch The Apple Event Live

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 09.09.2014 | UK Tech

The iPhone 6 is now just a few hours away from being unveiled at Apple's special event in California. Of course the iPhone is just part of the sto...

WATCH: That Benedict Cumberbatch U2 Photobomb Is Even Better On Video

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.03.2014 | UK Comedy

The only thing better than the picture of Benedict Cumberbatch photobombing U2 on the Oscars red carpet? The video of him doing so. And the only...

Bono Pens Tribute To Nelson Mandela, The Internet Reacts

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Bono's essay on Nelson Mandela, published by Time mere minutes after news of the South African leader's death on Thursday, has caused quite a social m...

Think You've Read Every Blog Post There Is on Buying Box Sets? Here's Another ...

Neil Durkin | Posted 16.12.2013 | UK Entertainment
Neil Durkin

In the age of instant streaming and catch-up TV, who on earth bothers with box sets anymore? Clunky, brick-like things destined to take up far too much room on your sagging shelves. Er, well, the answer seems to be - a lot of people.

'Make Bono History': U2 Frontman Recalls Brush With Screaming Anarchists

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 24.11.2013 | UK

U2 frontman Bono has recalled the moment he was chased down the street by anarchists wielding placards and shouting “Make Bono history!” The s...

Is This Really The Best Album Of All Time? Radio 2 Listeners Think So

PA | Posted 01.06.2013 | UK Entertainment

Coldplay's second album has been named the favourite album of all time by radio listeners. 'A Rush Of Blood To The Head' triumphed in a poll of Rad...

U2 Confirm 13th Album On The Way

www.thesun.co.uk | Posted 18.03.2013 | UK Entertainment

Well, at the very least a new working title for the 13th U2 album: 10 Reasons To Exist. The band have been in the studio for months and the new nam...