In between stops on a seemingly never ending tour, Bono and The Edge of U2 have been composing the music and lyrics for the Broadway show "Spiderman." The idea to get involved in a musical also struck a chord with Green Day. They're currently prepping for their show American Idiot, in which Billi ... More >>
Luke HolwerdaThere's something inherently incongruous about the serene, relentlessly thoughtful music U2 made at its creative peak and the stadium-sized spectacle that came to Glendale last night. Sure, the band has been one of the few extant rock acts capable of (nearly) selling-out football fie ... More >>
We're willing to wager that a chunk of the 60,000 plus bodies that will be cramming into University of Phoenix Stadium tonight will be there specifically to watch opening act the Black Eyed Peas instead of the overwrought and over-produced spectacle known as U2. If you're of those cats who's mo ... More >>
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There is a new museum slated to open in Phoenix in early 2010, but it’s already kicking up some controversy. The Musical Instrument Museum, under construction at Tatum and Mayo Boulevards, just purchased a collection of rare instruments from California’s Clare ... More >>
Letters from the week of April 28, 2005
U2's self-invented legacy is a figment of Bono's imagination
How to deconstruct U2's Bomb? Let Mom review it.
Producer of geniuses Daniel Lanois whips out his pedal-steel and goes it alone on Shine
The Best & B-Sides of 1990-2000 (Island)
Trailer-park Scrooge finds 10 reasons to say humbug about the music of 2001
No makeup. No gimmick. No shtick. But does Mesa's fast-rising Jimmy Eat World really stand a chance against the likes of Britney and the Backstreet Boys?
For U2 fans feeling burned by the group's excesses, the band's latest album and tour is a soul-affirming revival
Sunny Day Real Estate
The Rising Tide
(Time Bomb Recordings)
U2 takes over the world--and turns it into a commercial
U2 still hasn't found what it's looking for--but has it given up trying?