Tag: Achtung Baby

Video: Watch U2’s full Glastonbury set

Video: Watch U2’s full Glastonbury set

Although they’d hinted they had something special up their sleeves for their debut slot at the venerable Glastonbury festival, U2 instead played what was mostly a truncated and rearranged version of their current 360° Tour set last night. See it here in HD.

U2 preps ‘Achtung Baby,’ ‘Zooropa’ reissues for expanded ZOO TV-era box set this fall

U2 preps ‘Achtung Baby,’ ‘Zooropa’ reissues for expanded ZOO TV-era box set this fall

U2 finally is set to release its long-expected reissue of 1991’s ‘Achtung Baby’ later this year paired with a re-released edition of the band’s 1993 companion album ‘Zooropa’ in a combined ZOO TV-era box set, Rolling Stone reports.

U2 prepping ‘Achtung Baby’ reissue

U2 prepping ‘Achtung Baby’ reissue

It’s long been expected that the next installment in U2’s ongoing reissue campaign would be the band’s landmark 1991 album ‘Achtung Baby,’ and today we received some confirmation — via indie rocker/producer John Vanderslice, of all people — that such a release is in the works.

U2’s ‘Achtung Baby’ tops Spin magazine’s list of the 125 best albums of last 25 years

U2’s ‘Achtung Baby’ tops Spin magazine’s list of the 125 best albums of last 25 years

As it marks its own 25th anniversary this year, Spin magazine has churned out a list of the 125 best albums of the past quarter century — an honor roll topped by U2’s 1991 left turn ‘Achtung Baby,’ a record the mag says ‘genetically engineer(ed) rock music into the hybridized mutant we know today.’

Video: U2 breaks out ‘Ultraviolet (Light My Way)’ for ‘Saturday Night Live’

Video: U2 breaks out ‘Ultraviolet (Light My Way)’ for ‘Saturday Night Live’

U2 took a short break from the North American leg of its 360° Tour to return to the “Saturday Night Live” stage last night, performing […]