Category Archives: Music

Any thoughts about music, analysis of lyrics or general thoughts on bands.

Was ‘No Line On The Horizon’ Prophesy?

I’m sure, like any U2 fan, you are sick of this. We just passed the 5 year mark since No Line On The Horizon was released. And we may hit the 6 year mark before all is said and done. … Continue reading

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So, When I Was 12

My life as a music addict was just beginning. I had a brother 10 years older who was big into the 60’s psychedelia. Bonus was his reel-to-reel stereo system. My sisters were into rock and pop, mostly mainstream at that … Continue reading

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U2 – Invisible With Official Video

Official video: Very cool looking video for sure. Sign of how the tour will look I wonder? I found a bit of Bono trying too hard in spots here but a good effort. Mark Romanek did a great job directing. … Continue reading

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How To See U2’s Invisible During The Super Bowl

The commercial and song are now available. Click through the links here. If you are Canadian or live anywhere other than the U.S. you know the frustration of not being able to see those multi-million dollar ads that are shown … Continue reading

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Bono – The Dark Side of Philanthropy

I have long been questioning the money side of U2 and, in particular, Bono.  Where our perception is one of a giving man, a Christian man, a saviour for a continent, has something changed? What twigged this today for me was … Continue reading

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Streaming Is The New…

There was a time, back when I was young (yes, that did happen) when I would put a vinyl record on my record player, plug-in some headphones and just lay on my bed in the dark listening to an entire … Continue reading

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Are U2 and Beats Ready To Storm The World?

There’s a whole lot going in the U2 camp right now.  There’s a new song coming soon.  A new album in April and a world tour to follow.  They are doing something in Santa Monica which, by all rumoured accounts, … Continue reading

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What Is U2 Doing In Santa Monica – Updated

Update: So we now have confirmation from the band that they were readying a new song, Invisible, for AIDS and Product (Red). Details here. Thanks to Alan Cross for this. The last few days it appears that U2 have been … Continue reading

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Repost: My 5 Favourite Christmas Songs

It is, after all, that time of year! I’ll do a proper countdown from 5 to 1! Some choices may seem odd but hey, they are mine! #5 Christmas Is Coming A classic from forever! A Charlie Brown Christmas!!! Can’t … Continue reading

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The Math On The End of U2

As news continues to pour in about U2’s management changes, I am left still more thinking that this will likely be the end of the band after the next release. So it appears, at least according to this BillBoard article, … Continue reading

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