Fray guitarist Joe King receives encouragement from U2 for new single ‘Need a Woman by Friday’


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Fray guitarist Joe King recently found out how supportive U2 can be when he sent his new single to the band.

After listening to “Need a Woman by Friday,” King said Bono told him in an email: “I need a song like this every Friday.”

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Muse: ‘New album The 2nd Law is inspired by U2′

Muse frontman Matt Bellamy has revealed that U2 have partly inspired their new album.









The singer explained that spending time with the Irish band on tour in South America last year helped influence their upcoming LP The 2nd Law.

“We toured with U2 last year in South America. And there’s definitely a little bit of influence come onto this album, a little bit of [1991 U2 album] Achtung Baby here and there,” he told Classic Rock magazine.

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