Watch The Edge Fall Off The Edge (Literally)

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 15.05.2015 | UK Entertainment

U2’s Bono has been left injured after a whole host of accidents in recent years, but at Thursday night’s Vancouver it was The Edge’s turn to fal...

Which Rockers Surprised Fans With New York Subway Gig?

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 11.05.2015 | UK Entertainment

While buskers are a regular fixture on the subway, you certainly don’t expect to find one of the biggest bands in the world pitched up and begging f...

Who's Topped The 2015 Musicians' Rich List?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 23.04.2015 | UK Entertainment

Sir Paul McCartney’s used to topping charts, and now he’s number one on the Sunday Times’ musicians’ rich list, thanks to his huge £730 milli...

The Top 10 Greatest Rock Albums of the 80s

Chris Saunders | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK Entertainment
Chris Saunders

This list is going to be divisive. It's unavoidable. Some choices you will agree with, some you won't. Some might even prompt you to dust off those old CD's, or nip over to Spotify to see what you missed.

To Have and to Hold: Elvis, Polaroid and the Impossible Dream

Dan Tickner | Posted 14.04.2015 | UK Entertainment
Dan Tickner

So far, so seventies, but this is not simply an exercise in nostalgia. By effectively becoming the ultimate format, the Internet has ushered in a timeless culture not necessarily concerned with what's new anymore as much as what's best.

'I May Never Play Guitar Again'

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 03.01.2015 | UK Entertainment

U2’s Bono has penned a letter to fans following his bike accident last year, in which he admits that he may never play guitar again. The frontma...

Dapper Laughs, Daily Mail & Other Grovelling Apologies Of 2014

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 29.12.2014 | UK

Sometimes sorry seems to be the hardest word… So crooned Elton John in 1976, and it turns out he was (mostly) right. 2014 was a year of humb...

U2 and Eleven Artists

Maser | Posted 24.01.2015 | UK Entertainment

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 18.01.2015 | 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 10.01.2015 | 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...