The Case for POP: U2’s Forgotten Dance Record | Christ and Pop Culture

An interesting commentary at christ and pop culture on one of U2’s most overlooked and savaged albums. (Pop) POP is about faith’s fragility, when you realize your ideology isn’t going to change the world. Source: The Case for POP: U2’s Forgotten Dance Record – Christ and Pop Culture Advertisements Continue reading The Case for POP: U2’s Forgotten Dance Record | Christ and Pop Culture

25 Albums (and 1 Reissue) I’m Looking Forward to Hearing in 2017 | Opus

Over at Opus.fm there are 25 albums to watch for in 2017. I will check out the Tears for Fears, Ester Drang, U2, The Violet Burning and Eric Matthews. Ester Drang – TBA The Oklahoma-based shoegaze rock band landed a dream gig opening for Echo and the Bunnymen on their recent North American tour. Following the tour, Ester Drang announced they have “some great plans … Continue reading 25 Albums (and 1 Reissue) I’m Looking Forward to Hearing in 2017 | Opus

> The Fray opening for U2!

Congratulations to The Fray nabbing the opening slot on three dates with U2 this summer. The Fray opening for U2! MON, 02/22/2010 The Fray is please to announce upcoming dates with none other than U2! The two bands will be playing the following shows together: June 16 – Oakland Coliseum, Oakland, CA June 20 – Qwest Field, Seattle, WA June 23 – Commonwealth Stadium, Edmonton, … Continue reading > The Fray opening for U2!

> U2 – Historic Free Performance At Bradenburg Gate

As a prelude to the Fall of The Wall celebrations in Berlin, U2 will perform a free ticketed performance in front of Berlin’s Brandenburg Gate. The show is  November 5, 2009 and is as part of the 16th MTV Europe Music Awards.   As an exclusive foretaste of the festivities for the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall in November, the MTV … Continue reading > U2 – Historic Free Performance At Bradenburg Gate