U2

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

Michael Rundle | Posted 17.09.2014 | 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...

No-Budget Venue Ideas for Your Band

Daley James Francis | Posted 16.02.2013 | UK Entertainment
Daley James Francis

Before your band can reach the heights of Coldplay or U2, you have to build your audience and that means playing as many gigs as possible.

Take Off Those Sunglasses Bono - You Look Ridiculous

Matthew Phillips | Posted 10.12.2012 | UK Entertainment
Matthew Phillips

Where my clemency for sunglasses begins to wither however, is when artists, particularly singers, wear their ocular devices with a perpetuity that is offensive. No one is guiltier of this crime than the prophet Bono.

From Strawberry Jam to the Biggest Music Format of All Time

Martin Talbot | Posted 01.12.2012 | UK Entertainment
Martin Talbot

The first time many of us will have seen the shiny little five inch disc was on Tomorrow's World, a year before the format's launch, when Kieran Prendiville spread strawberry jam on a Bee Gees CD and told us all that it would still play. It didn't.

Caroline Frost

Why A Film Maker Had To Ask Bono To Move Out Of The Way

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 17.09.2012 | UK Entertainment

Bono probably isn't used to be asked to move out of the way. But that's exactly what film-maker Klaartje Quirijns had to do to get the shot she wa...

U2 Assistant Jailed For Embezzlement

PA | Posted 05.09.2012 | UK Entertainment

U2 star Adam Clayton's former personal assistant has been sentenced to seven years in prison for the embezzlement of 2.8 million euro (£2.2 million) ...

U2 Star's Former Aid Guilty Of £2.2 Million Theft

PA | Posted 29.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

U2 star Adam Clayton's former personal assistant has been found guilty of embezzling 2.8 million euro (£2.2 million) from him to fund a lavish lifest...

Celebrate Or Commemorate - The Jubilee and Olympics Make For More Crappy Goods

David Morgan | Posted 31.07.2012 | UK Comedy
David Morgan

Whether you plan to do either or both for this year's top public fund draining events; one thing is for sure there is a multitude of things out there ...

Bono: 'I'm No Facebook Billionaire'

PA | Posted 18.07.2012 | UK Tech

U2 frontman Bono has laughed off claims he will become a billionaire on the back of the Facebook flotation. The rock star's investment group Elevat...

What Does Adele Find 'Too Daunting'?

WENN | Posted 18.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

Adele may be the record-breaking winner of Grammys, Brits and now Ivor Novello Awards, but there's one thing the London girl can't bring herself to do...

Bono And The Edge Invest In Dropbox

Huffington Post UK | Melanie Hick | Posted 02.06.2012 | UK Tech

After making profits of about $1bn (£620m) from their Facebook investment, U2 stars Bono and the Edge appear to have a thirst for web technology and ...

WATCH: The Cranberries' 'Zombie' Gets Covered By Two Identical Twins Playing Harps

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 07.03.2012 | UK Comedy

When was the last time you watched a YouTube video of two identical twins playing a harp-based cover version of The Cranberries' classic Zombie? Chanc...

Covering The Q Awards - It's Journo Warfare

Emma Jones | Posted 24.12.2011 | UK Entertainment
Emma Jones

Some reporters run after convoys heading to liberate Tripoli. Me, I run in tight shoes after Bono.