U2: The Stories Behind Every U2 Song

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U2 fans who want material on the band but “still haven’t found what they’re looking for” will welcome this song-by-song volume. This definitive new book features original and revealing interviews with the group, plus key people close to them. It not only traces U2’s meteoric rise to fame, but explores the background and inspiration behind every song written by the band. A full analysis of U2’s long-awaited new album No Line on the Horizon makes up the last main chapter. ...
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Overview

U2 fans who want material on the band but “still haven’t found what they’re looking for” will welcome this song-by-song volume. This definitive new book features original and revealing interviews with the group, plus key people close to them. It not only traces U2’s meteoric rise to fame, but explores the background and inspiration behind every song written by the band. A full analysis of U2’s long-awaited new album No Line on the Horizon makes up the last main chapter.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781606712023
  • Publisher: MJF Books
  • Publication date: 9/6/2013
  • Sales rank: 720,840
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 7.60 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Niall Stokes is the founder and Editor of Hot Press, Ireland’s bible of rock ’n’ roll and current affairs. He has also edited two best-selling books on U2, The U2 File and U2: Three Chords and the Truth. He has been translated into Russian, Polish, Chinese, Japanese, Italian, French, German, Dutch, and Swedish.
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  • Posted February 14, 2010

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    If you love the songs of U2, you'll love this book.

    After reading the stories behind each song, and then listening to the songs, it's like listening to them for the first time, you get a whole new perspective, you'll never hear them the same way again.

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