The U2 Paradox
In a piece written for Rolling Stone 20 years ago this month, producer Brian Eno identified why the rock band U2 is singularly enduring ... exemplified by one of the greatest protest songs ever recorded, “Sunday Bloody Sunday,” narrating Northern ...
The 20 Best U2 Songs of All Time
Ending an anti-war album with Psalm 40 is an example of how U2 has so perfectly used light and faith and optimism to contrast the darkness they often sing about. On the album's first track "Sunday Bloody Sunday" they ask "How long to sing this song?"
10 Best U2 Songs
Socially conscious as a group since inception, this is arguably one of U2's most important songs. Addressing the tragic "Bloody Sunday" incident, 'Sunday Bloody Sunday' was one of the earliest songs that showed Bono and U2 were not afraid to use their ...
Drop the 'Bloody' from 'Bloody Sunday' Bono was told
The British record producer who first heard "Bloody Sunday" the U2 hit song told the band to drop the word 'Bloody' as it would not work on radio. In the web version of his New York Times column Bono revealed that the producer stated " The baby (Bloody ...
Sunday Bloody Sunday
Most Americans know U2's song "Sunday Bloody Sunday." It's a highly recognizable piece of music, and the song's been popular ever since they wrote it. But most people in this country who at least can sing along with the chorus simply have no idea what the ...