Know Your Bonoisms, Part 24: Bono the Broheim

It’s been awhile since I’ve done a Bonoism, and it’s high time I did one about Bono just being a dude (or…bloak? Or is that just an English thing?) When he’s not lobbying for better retroviral drugs in Africa, gravely injuring himself or attending a seemingly endless string of weddings and funerals all over Europe, Bono is a guy, bottom line. A man’s man. A broheim. Sure he is – Bono, he’s just like us (well, like you if you’re a guy – since I’m a girl). Examples: He cringes at his daughter’s sex scenes! As does Melanie Griffith, who’s…

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No Dublin Dates Yet? Here’s Why.

Do you hold on to those precious pre-sale codes waiting for Dublin dates to be announced or do you use them before all shows announced are sold out? That is the $64,000 question. You want me to speculate why U2 hasn’t announced any dates for Dublin, the mecca of all thing U2? Ok, I will. It’s simple, U2 hates Dublin. Dublin is nothing but a constant reminder to U2 that life growing up in Dublin for them, sucked. That’s the constant theme throughout SOI, isn’t it? Iris dying, growing up on Cedarwood Road, which was a war zone in Bono’s…

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U2 Adds Second (and Final) Night In Denver – June 7

Tickets go on sale to the general public on Monday, March 30 at 10 am local time for U2’s second (and final) night at Denver’s Pepsi Center. For U2.com subscribers who still have a presale code or for new subscribers, the presale will take place March 26 at 10 am through 5 pm on March 27 local time. Live Nation has also taken this opportunity to update the tour marketing graphics to include the new sponsorship deal announced yesterday with Salesforce.

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@U2 Interview: Frank Kearns Talks About His Early Days With U2 (Part 1)

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Almost 40 years ago, 15-year old Larry Mullen placed an advert on his school notice board hoping to attract fellow students interested in forming a band. Six others replied, leading to the now-famous auditions that took place in his parents’ kitchen in September 1976. There has been much myth about the events of that time in U2’s history, and very few people outside of the band have spoken about it.

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Live Nation Adds Global Sponsor To Innocence and Experience Tour

Live Nation announced a global sponsorship agreement with sales management software company Salesforce today. According to the company’s press release, Salesforce will “power U2’s next world tour.” This is the first major sponsor to be linked to the Innocence and Experience Tour.

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