U2 frontman Bono took time off from the group's Joshua Tree Tour to visit with Republican congressmen -- including Speaker of the House Paul Ryan and House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy -- on Wednesday (June 21) to talk about the humanitarian concerns of his ONE Campaign organization.
Today (February 11) is Mike Shinoda’s birthday, and without a doubt, Linkin Park is one of rock’s most prolific when it comes to charity work. In honor of his birthday, we look at Linkin Park and other notable charity efforts in the rock world.
U2’s Larry Mullen Jr. often doesn’t get a lot of attention, but considering he’s the one who started U2 back in 1976 by posting a notice on the bulletin board of Mount Temple Comprehensive School, he certainly deserves a lot more.
Bono has gone through many looks ever since U2’s debut album was released in 1980, but as far as looks go, it doesn’t get more iconic than his leather vest phase during the band’s promotion and tour behind The Joshua Tree.
Today (June 8th) is National Best Friends Day, and while there’s plenty of musicians BFFs we could highlight, we couldn’t help but wonder who we’d choose from the rock world to be our own best friends. Here’s five that come to mind.