U2, Cranberries Producer Pay Tribute to Dolores O’Riordan

Tributes to Cranberries singer Dolores O’Riordan, who died suddenly on Monday of undisclosed causes, poured in throughout the day. Fellow Irish icons U2 remembered the singer, writing on the group’s Instagram account: ““The band are floored but it’s of course her family we’re all thinking of right now. Out of the

Connie Britton: Yes, poverty is sexist. Here’s why.

At Sunday’s Golden Globes, Connie Britton wore black in support of the Time’s Up anti-harassment movement, including a sweater that read, “Poverty is sexist.” The sweater’s message and price later became a topic of discussion online. Britton defended the sweater on Twitter, writing, “I just don’t think a $5,000

U2’s Bono slammed by fans after calling music today ‘girly’

U2 frontman Bono has (once again) stirred the ire of everyone – this time opining that music is too "girly" these days. The singer decided to enlighten us all with his undoubtedly unwise comments – despite a Billboard study finding that women are actually underrepresented in the charts. "I think music has

Notable surgeon who treated Bono found dead at home: NYPD

A notable Manhattan surgeon who treated U2 singer Bono after a serious bicycle accident was found dead in his Upper East Side apartment — with a knife sticking in his chest, officials said Sunday. Dr. Dean Lorich, 54, was found by his 11-year-old daughter lying face up on the

For Sale: Rolling Stone Magazine

Rolling Stone, the trailblazing music magazine founded by Jann Wenner in 1967, is up for sale. Wenner Media, which sold off a 49% stake in Rolling Stone to Singapore-based Bandland Technologies in 2016, announced today (Sept. 17) that it has retained Methuselah Advisors to explore “strategic options for its majority

Bono Addresses U2’s St. Louis Show Cancellation

Bono has released a statement on U2’s Instagram account commenting on the band’s cancellation of Saturday’s show in St. Louis. The U2 frontman said he is “deeply saddened at what has happened in St. Louis and having to cancel our show tonight.” Bono wrote that he asked himself whether this

U2 Drop New Single, ‘You’re the Best Thing About Me’ (Listen)

A week after releasing “The Blackout,” the first song from their long-awaited “Songs of Experience” album, U2 have dropped a second track, “You’re the Best Thing About Me” — which is apparently being positioned as the first real single from the set.  With an anthemic chorus that recalls

Documentary on INXS’ Michael Hutchence Marks 20 Years Since His Death

A new documentary called “Michael Hutchence: The Last Rockstar” promises to “make headlines all around the world,” producer Mark Llewellyn told Australia’s The Daily Telegraph over the weekend. The beloved INXS singer died in Nov. 1997 by suicide. He was 37. The film, directed by Richard Lowenstein, who shot several INXS

U2 Drop New Song, ‘The Blackout’

After releasing a teaser on their Facebook page Tuesday and sending cryptic letters to random fans, U2 dropped a new song, “The Blackout,” on its Facebook page Wednesday at noon ET — although it is apparently not the real single. That is “You’re the Best Thing About Me,”