“Shine On You Crazy Diamond” and 5 Other Tribute Songs

Syd Barrett passed away 12 years ago today (July 7), and besides being Pink Floyd’s founding guitarist/frontman, one of his other biggest contributions to the band’s history is serving as the inspiration to “Shine On You Crazy Diamond,” an epic and favorite among fans the world over.

U2 Records at Third Man Records

U2 is busy on tour, but they managed to carve out some time during their stop in Nashville to visit Jack White’s Third Man Records where they recorded audio for a new special vinyl release.

7 Incredible Live Bono Moments

Bono is always an interesting hot-button discussion for any group of music fans, but even the harshest critics have to admit that live, there’s no touching the U2 frontman. 

March 9, 1987: U2 Release ‘The Joshua Tree’

Once the embers of 1984’s The Unforgettable Fire subsided, U2 decided to go on a different kind of tour. (No, not that Amnesty International tour in 1986 with Sting.) This tour delved into the band’s wonder with America, and it gave birth to one of music’s biggest albums ever.