The Edge

Watch Bono and the Edge Play Christmas Songs While Busking to Benefit the Homeless

Since 2009, an assortment of famous Irish musicians have spent their Christmas Eve busking in support of The Simon Community, an organization that provides support for…
Chris DeVille, Stereogum / December 26, 2018

Video: U2 – “You’re the Best Thing About Me”

U2 has a new music video for "You're the Best Thing About Me," the first single from their upcoming 14th album Songs of Experience. Here's the…
Winston Cook-Wilson / September 27, 2017

U2’s the Edge Falls Off Edge of Stage Because Some Things Are Just Too Perfect

Sometimes the universe hands you a low-hanging fruit, and you just have to shut up and savor it. That's what happened on Thursday night during…
James Grebey / May 15, 2015

Bowie, Patti Smith, Vedder Give It Up for Moms on New Charity Compilation

Every Mother Counts, an advocacy and awareness campaign headed by model-turned-activist Christy Turlington Burns to increase education and support for maternal and child health, is…
Devon Maloney / March 8, 2012

WATCH: Preview U2’s ‘Spider-Man’ Musical

After more than eight years of production, with delays, staffing issues, financial crises, and other problems pushing the bill to $60 million, the most expensive…
William Goodman / November 24, 2010

U2’s ‘Spider-Man’ Musical Finally Rehearsing

After a year full of financial woes and struggles, initial rehearsals for the new Broadway musical Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark, featuring music by Bono…
Eric Sundermann / July 23, 2010

‘It Might Get Loud’ (Sony Pictures Classics)

David Guggenheim's delightfully unsnobby symposium of a documentary convenes three masters who share one love: electric guitar. Page is a walking monument to Led Zeppelin's…
Troy Patterson / August 11, 2009