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U2 – " You’re the Best Thing About Me "

Even as U2 were summoning their own illustrious past on The Joshua Tree 2017 Tour, which only completed its continent crossover in October, they were looking ready to release the next recording adventure. 603 more words


All I want is you (and an orchestra)

This is the song that played at our wedding moments after we were officially married.

In concert, this song is usually played with a simplified arrangement, minus the full orchestra, so this is a rare live performance of the song as scored on the original Rattle and Hum. 201 more words


Songs of Experience - U2

AlbumSongs of Experience

Artist: U2

Genre: Alternative Rock

Put-it-on-a-playlist: “The Little Things That Give You Away,” “Landlady”

Grade: B+

There are two ways you can choose to judge latter-day U2—as a once-great band still kicking it despite the changing times, or an overly self-important band still dicking it to spite Father Time.  853 more words


Hi-Topper Top 5 - Best U2 Songs

Some people are saying that U2 released a new album recently (and not one that automatically got sent to everyone’s phone). I prefer to pretend that U2 stopped making albums in 1995 and is just a touring act. 251 more words

80s Nostalgia

5 Best Songs on U2’s ‘Songs of Experience’

By Scott T. Sterling

The new U2 album, quite frankly, is a lot.

Far from a hastily-made affair dashed off to cash in on the enormous goodwill the band built up over the course of this year’s anniversary tour for  411 more words

The Route 103



The background of my final piece was informed by one of the experiments I carried out earlier. It was largely inspired by Sarah Rachaels work; I applied rapid brushstrokes of acrylic paint, to create patches of colour. 170 more words