u2 Archive

9 May 2012

The Revised ‘Achtung Baby’

Rock critics usually place U2’s Achtung Baby among the greatest albums of all time. Rolling Stone ranked the album as the 62nd greatest ever, and it topped Spin‘s 2010 list of the 125 most influential albums in the
19 Apr 2012

The Revised ‘Rattle and Hum’

So how do you top a multi-million selling, critically acclaimed album such as The Joshua Tree? You make a movie, of course. I should have seen it coming – U2 as movie stars, having the ego big
31 Mar 2012

‘The Joshua Tree’ as a Double Album

One little-known fact about U2’s groundbreaking album, The Joshua Tree,  is that if Bono had had his way, it would have been a double album. The Edge told Hot Press magazine that there was enough material for a