Tag Archives: U2

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From Self-Aid in May 1986, a tassled and mulleted Bono legs it offstage during the end of ‘Bad’ to sup cider with the lads over the back wall of the RDS.

David Hughes of Harmonstown, where are you know?

Taken from the documentary ‘Self Aid – Behind the Screens’ via Killianm2.

Watch in full here.

Achtung Baby signed by Bono[U2's Achtung Baby, 1991 by Steve Averill]

Tonight, at the Little Museum of Dublin, Lisa Godson [of the National College of Art and Design] charts the development of U2’s visual aesthetic with the band’s album sleeve designer  Steve Averill.

The event, called ‘Stealing Hearts at a Travelling Show’, will begin at 7pm.

Tickets cost €11.30 (including tax booking fee and WINE reception, and can be purchased here.

Little Museum of Dublin

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U2 perform Ordinary Love from Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom at last night’s Oscar ceremony.  ‘Let It Go’ by Kirsten From Frozen won the Acadamy Award for Best Song.

Meanwhile…

Ellen DeGeneres group selfie Guardian Oscars

Oscar host Ellen DeGeneres’ backstage selfie featuring (from left) Jennifer Lawrence, Channing Tatum, Meryl Streep, Julia Roberts, DeGeneres, Kevin Spacey, Bradley Cooper, Brad Pitt, Lupita Nyong’o and her brother and Angelina Jolie. The picture reached 779,295 retweets in approximately half an hour.

Oscar winners (Oscars)