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The Best 80′s Christmas Songs, Because We Love The 80′s, And So Do You

Why 80′s Christmas Songs? It seems like the 80′s were the golden era of rock Christmas songs, so we figure, ‘why not?’ We love them, you love them, everyone loves them!’

12/20/2013

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U2 Will Return to Punk Rock Roots on New Album

The album’s lyrics are said to focus on the “collision between hard-earned wisdom and youthful hunger.”

12/19/2013

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Bono Honors Nelson Mandela with Second Version of U2’s ‘Ordinary Love’

While the previous version of the song, featured on the soundtrack to the Mandela biopic, Mandela Long Walk to Freedom, was produced by Danger Mouse, this new one was helmed by Adele collaborator, Paul Epworth.

12/16/2013

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U2 Nominated For Golden Globe Against Justin Timberlake, Taylor Swift

U2 won a Golden Globe ten years ago for “The Hands That Built America” from Martin Scorsese’s Gangs Of New York.

12/12/2013

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GRAMMY Hall of Fame Inducts 27 New Recordings from Dolly Parton, The Rolling Stones, U2 and More

The GRAMMY Hall of Fame was established in 1973 to honor recordings of lasting qualitative or historical significance that are at least 25 years old. According to GRAMMY.org, inductees are selected by a “special member committee of eminent and knowledgeable professionals from all branches of the recording arts.”

12/04/2013

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Watch Bono Cover Daft Punk’s ‘Get Lucky’ With Nile Rodgers

Check out the footage of the U2 singer going in on what Nile Rodgers called the “most influential song of his career.”

11/25/2013

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Watch U2 Celebrate Nelson Mandela in New Video for ‘Ordinary Love’

The band’s first new song in three years is featured in the upcoming Nelson Mandela biopic, Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom, and the lyric video, which premiered today (Nov. 21) on Facebook, honors the man with a little harmless vandalism.

11/21/2013

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Not Fade Away: U2 Set Their Sights On America With ‘Under A Blood Red Sky’

Their June 5, 1983 concert at the Red Rocks amphitheater in Colorado would prove an important step in taking them from their underground roots and their Springsteen-ian ambitions. They filmed the show for a live “home video” (as they were called in those pre-DVD days), Live At Red Rocks; two of the songs from that would also be used for the Under A Blood Red Sky EP (which also included performances recorded in Boston and Germany).

11/21/2013

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U2 Set to Release New Album in Early 2014

Billboard reports that the band is looking to release their new album in April with plans to announce the official date in a commercial at this year’s Super Bowl, which will air February 2.

11/13/2013

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Bono Remembers Lou Reed in a Touching Eulogy

The music world lost a legend last month when Lou Reed died on October 27 from liver disease.

11/06/2013

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