19 hrs ago
Prince George Citizen
Hearing Mandela's message
He had already been in a South African prison for more than 20 years when Sun City came out in 1985, a protest song by the Artists United Against Apartheid.
23 hrs ago
Mandela death: Bono, Freeman, Winfrey and Ali tributes
U2 frontman Bono, award-winning actor Morgan Freeman, chat show queen Oprah Winfrey and iconic boxer Mohammed Ali have been among the celebrities paying tribute to Mandela since his passing.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Bono Pens Essay on Nelson Mandela: 'He Could Charm the...
"As an activist I have pretty much been doing what Nelson Mandela tells me since I was a teenager."
10 Musical Tributes to Nelson Mandela
Mandela: the three syllables not only refer to the legendary anti-apartheid leader and former President of South Africa, but serve as a modern synonym for equality, freedom and revolution.
Holiday rock shows to be offered at the Fairfield Theatre Company
Sister Sparrow and the Dirty Birds will be appearing at the Fairfield Theatre Company's StageOne on Friday, Dec. 13 and Saturday, Dec. 14. Photo: Contributed Photo The Fairfield Theatre Company is rocking the holiday season this year with two presentations: A pair of concerts by Sister Sparrow and the Dirty Birds, and a documentary on legendary ... (more)
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Keane mix of agony and ivories
ALBUM OF THE WEEK: British band Keane remains a cult act in Australia, sales-wise.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Grammy Hall of Fame 2014 Inductees: U2, Neil Young, Run-D.M.C., Rolling Stones, and More
Songs by Neil Young, U2, Run-D.M.C., the Sugarhill Gang, Gil Scott-Heron, and the Rolling Stones are among this year's inductees into the Grammy Hall of Fame, the Recording Academy has announced.
U2, Judas Priest, Stevie Nicks star in US Festival '83 restored DVD
Fire up the flux capacitors, set the Delorean for Memorial Day weekend 1983, and travel back to a time in rock history before Live Aid or Lollapalooza.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Bono: AIDS-Free Planet Within Reach
On the 25th anniversary of World AIDS Day, rocker Bono, of the band U2, appeared Sunday on ABC's "This Week" to reflect on advances made in the prevention and treatment of a disease that has killed upwards of 34 million people worldwide.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
U2 donate to typhoon aid album
U2 are one of the major acts that have come together to donate songs to a charity album to benefit the millions affected by the devastation wreaked by Typhoon Haiyan in The Philippines .
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Will New U2 Album Be Released Sooner Than Expected?
Earlier in November, U2 bassist Adam Clayton revealed the band has plans to release their upcoming album, tentatively titled 10 Reasons to Exist , in April 2014 .
Wed Nov 27, 2013
iTunes launches 'Songs for the PHL' album
THE biggest names in the music industry are brought together in one album which aims to raise funds for the benefit of typhoon-hit provinces in the Visayas.
Arrow Film nabs "A Thousand Times Goodnight" Juliette Binoche drama
PanARMENIAN.Net - Arrow Film has picked up all rights in the U.K. and Ireland to Juliette Binoche-starrer A Thousand Times Goodnight with a plan to bow the film next year, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Funding Daily: Fill up on pre-turkey day funding news
Here's some things you didn't know: companies still get funded despite everyone across the country craving turkey day food so badly that they can't think straight.
'Mandela' Screening: U2, Filmmakers Talk Creating Original Song 'Ordinary Love'
Harvey Weinstein said it was easy to get the superstar band to agree to compose music for the film and suggested the group's a perfect fit, but Bono and The Edge said they worked hard to get it right.
Make things that do things: ATOMS 'building blocks' bring toys to life
Seamless Toy Company, which is behind these intelligent "building blocks," closed $2.6 million in seed funding following a successful Kickstarter campaign .
One Direction To Play At Lincoln Financial Field
Global superstars One Direction announced this morning that they will perform at Lincoln Financial Field on Wednesday, August 13th as part of their WHERE WE ARE 2014 stadium tour.
Bono optimistic about 'Spider-Man' musical future
"When you think of the difficult birth that we had with 'Turn Off the Dark,'" he said, "it's worked out so well."
Bono optimistic on Spider-Man show
U2 frontman Bono feels optimistic that his musical, Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark, will continue to thrive after the show turns the lights out on Broadway early next year.