November 24th, 2012
|canadanne||05:07 pm - Storyville: Why Poverty? Give Us The Money|
Tomorrow (Sunday) at 9pm on BBC4, there's a documentary about Bono & Bob Geldof's campaign to end poverty in Africa.
December 27th, 2011
|canadanne||06:46 pm - Reminder|
Big Fat Quiz of the Year at 9pm tonight on Channel 4, featuring a guest appearance by Bono!
EDIT: ...or not! >:( My TV guide completely lied. It did not in fact feature Bono at all, or indeed any of the other five celebrities that were listed! What the hell?
December 17th, 2011
|canadanne||04:38 pm - Big Fat Quiz|
You might want to watch the Big Fat Quiz Of The Year on 27th December - Bono will apparently be posing one of the questions, as he has done in the past. :)
September 24th, 2011
|canadanne||01:40 am - From The Sky Down|
Apparently the new Achtung Baby documentary From The Sky Down is being shown on a BBC channel on Sunday 9th October...
Update: It's on BBC1 at 10:25pm.
July 30th, 2011
|canadanne||06:21 pm - U2 night on BBC4|
BBC4 will be repeating a bunch of U2 stuff on Friday evening:
9:00-10:00 -- U2 at Glastonbury highlights
11:00-11:30 -- U2 at the BBC (NLOTH promo gigs + interviews)
11:30-12:30 -- Guitar Heroes at the BBC (featuring U2 on The Old Grey Whistle Test)
April 30th, 2011
|canadanne||03:41 am - Legends: Roy Orbison - The 'Big O' in Britain|
Repeat of a Roy Orbison documentary featuring interview clips with Bono from the late '90s. He pops up at 28:46, 32:16, 32:49, 34:15, 42:37 and 56:28.
August 18th, 2010
|canadanne||10:59 pm - Another Paris ticket for sale!|
I now have a spare GA ticket for Paris, let me know if you're interested in buying it...
August 10th, 2010
|canadanne||11:12 pm - Paris ticket for sale|
Anybody interested in a seated ticket for Paris, middle level behind the stage?
July 9th, 2010
|canadanne||12:43 am - Bono contributes to Live Aid radio documentary|
Live Aid 25 - Absolute Radio
To mark the 25th anniversary of Live Aid, we’re bringing you a landmark two-part documentary telling the story of the 1985 event staged to raise funds for famine relief in Ethiopia.
The documentary will look at how the gig came about, what happened on the day, both on-stage and back-stage, and its lasting legacy and will feature exclusive interviews from members of the original Live Aid line up including Bob Geldof, Bono, Sting, Mark Knopfler, Elton John, Brian May, Roger Taylor, Paul McCartney, Midge Ure, Phil Collins, Chrissie Hynde, Bryan Adams, Francis Rossi, Rick Parfitt, Gary Kemp, Tony Hadley, Paul Young, Elvis Costello and Billy Connolly amongst others who will all recount their memories of the history-making event.
Part one airs on the eve of the anniversary, Monday 12 July at 10pm.
Part two airs on the day itself, Tuesday 13 July at 10pm.
You can also hear the documentary in full on Sunday 18 July at 9pm.
June 3rd, 2010
|canadanne||04:28 pm - Not Glastonbury|
A festival in the north is proposing a "Not Glastonbury" event for U2 fans - go here if you're interested in attending!