Producer is U2’s ‘gatekeeper of the bedrock’

From his work on The Joshua Tree to, more recently, that on How To Build An Atomic Bomb, Daniel Lanois and U2 have a strong and unique bond. Lanois says the relationship is almost other-worldly. “I think we work well together because there’s kind of a premonitional force in the room when I work with […]

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U2 on film

Fans of U2 will soon be able to watch previously unseen film of the band in rehearsal. The footage will be included in a forthcoming documentary by producer Daniel Lanois, titled "Here Is What Is". Lanois has co-produced a number of U2 albums, including "The Unforgettable Fire", "The Joshua Tree", "Achtung Baby" and "How To […]

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Green Day, U2 Look To Lennon For “Instant Karma”

LOS ANGELES, CA Wednesday Mar.14.2007 /netmusiccountdown.com/ — Green Day will be covering John Lennon’s "Working Class Hero" on the upcoming album "Instant Karma." The all-star record will feature 20 Lennon covers by artists including U2, The Black Eyed Peas, Christina Aguilera, The Cure, Yousou N’Dour, Willie Nelson and Regina Spektor, and will benefit Amnesty International’s […]

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Radiohead and U2 Get A Special Makeover

Arctic Monkeys, Radiohead, Kaiser Chiefs and Coldplay are amongst the acts who have contributed tracks to a unique compilation album. ‘Rhythms Del Mundo’ is released in the US on November 14 and has been put together by Cuban collective the Buena Vista Social Club.

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