Friday November 22, 2019

I’m sorry, but I’ve begun to like Bono again

His bike accident exposed a vulnerability and made him, and the ageing U2, loveable once more

By Nadine O’Regan

Arts Editor and Columnist

13th September, 2015

U2 have been making a cautious attempt to find their place in today’s hip-hopping, electro-pop world Picture: Getty

Don’t hate me for saying this, but I think I’m warming to Bono again. I’ve been trying to figure out quite when this strange development came to pass.

It’s not a recent thing; it’s not just because U2 have finally resolved, after much indecision and bellyaching about suitable venues, to bring their Innocence and Experience world tour to Ireland.

And it’s not because – after...

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