Tag: U2

U2, Trafalgar Square – Evening Standard, 13 Nov 2017

It’s a measure of MTV’s continued influence that they can persuade the biggest band in the world to play a support slot, coming on at 7.15 to give French DJ David Guetta a warm-up. U2 received the Global Icon award at the following evening’s MTV EMAs at Wembley. They performed just nine songs, including their new single, Get Out of… Read more →

U2: SONGS OF INNOCENCE album review – Evening Standard, 10 Sept 2014

You don’t need a critic to tell you whether the new U2 album is worth owning. If you’re one of the 500 million people in the world with an iTunes account, you already own it. The world’s biggest rock band announced their return just as Britain was settling down to a quiet evening with Holby City. The 13th U2 album… Read more →