U2 in concert at Turin’s Pala Alpitour Arena, Italy, as the band kicks off the European leg of their Innocence and Experience tour,  Saturday, September 5th, 2015. Photograph: Danny North/U2/PA Wire 1:21

U2 will play six Irish shows in November, with two concerts in Belfast and four in Dublin as part of their Innocence and Experience tour. The band w(...)

Bono at a solar array in Rwanda part-financed by President Obama’s Power Africa initiative

‘Wonk and sizzle.” That’s Roxy Philson’s phrase to explain her organisation’s working method. Their goal is nothing short of mobilising the resourc(...)

Thirty-seven years ago, when Paul McGuinness signed a virtually unknown teen rock band called U2, he was also interested in making movies. After dr(...)

U2 perform in Vancouver at the beginning of their new world tour.

Former U2 manager Paul McGuinness has said the band erred in giving away its last album to all iTunes subscribers whether they wanted it or not. Mr M(...)

The Sunset Marquis hotel in west Hollywood where long-time U2 tour manager Dennis Sheehan was found dead after suffering a suspected heart attack. Photograph:  Frederic J Brown/AFP/Getty Images

U2 have paid tribute on stage to their late manager Dennis Sheehan who died suddenly on Wednesday. The death of Mr Sheehan (68) shocked the band who (...)

U2 singer  tour manager Dennis Sheehan (68) died suddenly of a suspected heart attack in  Los Angeles. Photograph: Brantley Gutierrez

U2 singer Bono has described tour manager Dennis Sheehan who died suddenly on Wednesday morning as “irreplaceable”. The band are still coming to term(...)

Bono said: “It’s just some smart people we have working for us trying to be sensible about the way we’re taxed.” File photograph: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire

It is nearly four years since U2’s headline gig at Glastonbury, where activists clashed with security after unfurling a banner asking “U pay tax 2?”Ho(...)

Bono spits water while performing in the U2’s first concert of their new world tour in Vancouver, Thursday, May 14th 2015. Photograph: Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press via AP 2:37

U2 brought a heap of ire on their heads when they released their last album Songs of Innocence free to all iTunes users. Being accused of behaving lik(...)

Guitar once owned by a young Edge from U2 sold for €21,000

Auction Results March 24th-26th Mealy’s three-day Spring Sale, 65 per cent of lots sold. An 18th century “man-bag” (a Georgian gentleman’s silk(...)

Dublin gigs will benefit Irish scheme Music Generation, which helps provide children with musical tuition. Photograph: Danny Lawson/PA Wire 2:14

Tickets for U2’s upcoming 2015 tour are now on general sale through their website U2.com, although dates for the expected Dublin shows have yet to (...)