Click Track: Bono


Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 12/02/2010

Grammy nominees announced; Raheem DeVaughn nominated for best R&B album; DC9 to reopen; Fans hold vigil for Aretha Franklin; Bono speaks on World AIDS Day

Raheem DeVaughn: Grammy nominated! (Dayna Smith For The Washington Post) - Eminem topped the pile of last night's Grammy nominees with ten, earning a nod in three most prestigious categories: record of the year, song of the year and album...

By Chris Richards  |  09:30 AM ET, 12/02/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Aretha Franklin, Bono, DC9, Eminem, Justin Bieber, Raheem DeVaughn

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 08/10/2010

NPR ponders the weirdest duets; Van Halen recording with David Lee Roth; Suburban dad writes go-go listings

Who wouldn't want to recreate the above? By Aaron Leitko -What duet was weirder: Sinatra and Bono or Paula Abdul and MC Skat Kat? NPR ponders the weirdest pop music pairings of our age. - Van Halen and David Lee...

By Aaron Leitko  |  09:00 AM ET, 08/10/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Bono, Frank Sinatra, Paula Abdul, Van Halen

Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 08/09/2010

Bono bounces back from back surgery; Jack White throws a hissy fit; Rod Stewart procreates at age 65

Jack White, photographed here with the Dead Weather in Washington last month, lost his cool in New York. (Evy Mages/FTWP) By Chris Richards The white men of rock-and-roll are keepin' busy: - Bono returned to the stage in Italy...

By Chris Richards  |  10:30 AM ET, 08/09/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Bono, Jack White, Rod Stewart, The Dead Weather, U2

Posted at 01:30 PM ET, 07/07/2010

Lists: 5 good bands that are kind of unlistenable now because their frontmen became insufferable

Sting. Buzzkil. (REUTERS/Lucas Jackson) By David Malitz It’s a sad truth - the older you get, the lamer you become. This is not exactly 100% science fact, and the Bill Murrays, Nick Caves and, uh, Betty Whites (?) of the...

By David Malitz  |  01:30 PM ET, 07/07/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Lists | Tags:  Bono, Elvis Costello, Eric Clapton, Gene Simmons, Lou Reed, Sting

Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 04/28/2010

Bieber says relax; Bono honored in DC for humanitarian work

Bieber fans in Australia: The shirts speak for themselves. (Photo by Graham Denholm/Getty Images) By Ally Schweitzer - Justin Bieber tried to talk some sense into the extremist wing of his fanbase yesterday after a mob of fans swarmed him...

By Ally Schweitzer  |  08:45 AM ET, 04/28/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Bono, Justin Bieber

Posted at 04:06 PM ET, 01/07/2010

Speculation: Who will play Bono in "Killing Bono?"

Forget who plays Bono -- who plays his sunglasses? (Photo by Ricky Carioti/TWP) By Allison Stewart Principal photography is set to begin in Belfast next week on the film version of Neil McCormick's 2004 memoir "Killing Bono," which was subtitled...

By Chris Richards  |  04:06 PM ET, 01/07/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Speculation | Tags:  Bono, U2

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 12/29/2009

Morning click: Bono busks for charity, Van's a daddy

- After months of performing under a gigantic UFO, Bono kept things simple on Christmas Eve, busking in the Dublin streets alongside Swell Season singer Glen Hansard, Damien Rice and Mundy. The quartet was crooning for a charity group...

By Chris Richards  |  08:00 AM ET, 12/29/2009 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Avenged Sevenfold, Bono, Swell Season, U2, Van Morrison