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The band’s lavish Popmart tour in Vegas in 1997. Photograph:  Ethan Miller/Reuters

Through a fair chunk of the 1990s and 2000s, The Joshua Tree was perceived as the embodiment of everything toe-curling about U2: it was earnest, preac(...)

The Edge performs with Bono during the opening concert of U2’s global The Joshua Tree Tour 2017 in Vancouver, Canada on May 12th. Photograph: Nick Didlick/Reuters

U2’s Bono and Edge have hailed the “exceptional bravery and power of the women’s movement” in leading the protest against the Trump administration in (...)

Former U2 manager Paul McGuinness says ‘certain promoters, certain managers and certain acts connive’ in ticket touting. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Sometimes the answers you’re after come from the most unlikely sources. Former U2 manager Paul McGuinness spoke with former Dire Straits manager Ed Bi(...)

 Isolde Goggin: the commission chair said it would focus on potentially anti-competitive conduct by those involved in providing tickets and ticketing services, promoters and venues. Photograph: Eric Luke

The main seller of tickets for gigs and other live events in the Republic is one of a number of operators facing an investigation by a State watchdog (...)

U2 on stage  in Brussels, Belgium, in 2010. File photograph: Thierry Roge/Reuters

U2 have decided to delay their upcoming album after the surprise victory of Donald Trump in the US presidential election, according to a new interview(...)

Reliable sources have indicated that U2 are to outline their plans on Monday for a major 2017 stadium tour of their 1987 album The Joshua Tree.

Reliable sources have indicated that U2 are to outline their plans on Monday for a major 2017 stadium tour of their 1987 album The Joshua Tree. The (...)

Churchill (second right) ridden by Ryan Moore wins The Dubai Dewhurst Stakes ahead of Lancaster Bomber (right) ridden by Colm O’Donoghue at Newmarket.  Photograph: Nigel French/PA

Aidan O’Brien’s remorseless progress toward a world record tally of Group One victories in a year is set to go global this weekend with top-flight tar(...)

Under the redevlopment plan, the 39-year-old stadium in Blackrock, Cork, will be extensively redesigned with capacity being increased from its current level of 43,000 to 45,000 with two new stands

The €70 million redevelopment of Páirc Uí Chaoimh in Cork will make it an ideal venue for major outdoor concerts, music promoter Peter Aiken has said (...)

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(...)

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

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(...)

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