Tag Archives: U2

10 Songs Perfect For Your Summer Road Trip Playlist

Summer presents the perfect opportunity for adventure. As we near the end of July and commence the beginning of the last month or so of warm weather, there is no time like the present to embark on a road trip. … Continue reading

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Bono to Become The World’s Richest Musician Thanks to Facebook

If all goes well, humanitarian and U2 frontman Bono will become the richest musician in the world and steal the title from Sir Paul McCartney who is valued at about $1 billion.

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The Future is Unclear for U2

U2 have been reminiscing over their groundbreaking 90s album Achtung Baby with a remastered version, a music documentary called From the Sky Down, and a bunch of other paraphernalia.  After coming off the highest grossing tour in all of music … Continue reading

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Lady Gaga Tops Oprah on Forbes “Celebrity 100″ List

The queen of controversy Lady Gaga dethrones the queen of daytime television Oprah Winfrey on the Forbes Celebrity 100 List. Lady Gaga comes in first place with a whopping $90 million from the Monster Ball Tour, 32 million Facebook fans and 10 million Twitter … Continue reading

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Celebrities Race to Help Japan with New Charity Album

It has been two weeks since catastrophic tsunami, earthquake and preceding nuclear fall outs in Japan and reportedly musicians are “rushing” to finish a charity album. In an inspiring move, big musicians like Rihanna, Justin Bieber and U2 are reportedly … Continue reading

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Spider-Man: Critics Want to “Turn Off” the Show

What do Phantom of the Opera, Wicked, and Jersey Boys have in common, apart from multiple Tony wins and financial success?  They were well-received by audiences AND critics alike. With Julie Taymor’s mess of a musical, Spider-Man: Turn Off the … Continue reading

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The Changing Landscape of Concert Sales: Aging Acts, Hardworking Ladies, and Hope For Cheaper Tickets in 2011

2010 was a somewhat tough year for concert sales: revenue dropped 12% for the 50 biggest grossing tours of the year. That’s bad news for a music industry that has increasingly depended on concert ticket sales to create revenue for … Continue reading

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Spider-Man Swings into Broadway

One of the most beloved comic book characters will be swinging into Broadway this fall. Spider-Man Turn Off the Dark begins previews November 14 and opens at the Foxwoods Theatre (previously known as the Hilton Theatre) December 21. The Spider-Man … Continue reading

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