I first got into U2 at the age of 14 after hearing Mysterious ways. Went to my first gig in 1993 which was Zoo Tv Leeds at Roundhay Park. Been hooked ever since
what they said
"Rock 'n' roll, if it's anything, it is the sound of liberation. Political, spiritual, sexual—it's liberation. It's the howl, the crash-bang-wallop, the sound of a soul setting itself on fire…Liberation is at the core of who I am, not just as a singer, but as a European."
- Bono, acceptance speech J. William Fulbright Prize, 2022
did you know
In 2002, all four band members appeared on postage stamps in Ireland.