A day-by-day history of U2, now in its second edition.

Archive for February, 2008

Happy Anniversary to the Album

By on February 28, 2008 in Book Samples with 2 Comments

Since today’s the 25th anniversary of the release of U2’s War album, I thought I’d post the diary entry for February 28, 1983. This is from the completed and edited manuscript, so should be exactly as it will appear in print later this year. This is also one of those entries that begins with a […]

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You Answered the Call – Thanks!

By on February 3, 2008 in Call for Help with 0 Comments

A little less than a month ago, I put out the official call for help about photo submissions, and you responded BIG TIME. (I’d actually been accepting photos all along, but got serious about it after finishing the manuscript.) The deadline is now come and gone and I’m in the process of sharing your photos […]

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On Publishing Dates

By on February 2, 2008 in The Book with 2 Comments

I’m noticing that the Amazon UK sales page for U2, A Diary now lists October 8, 2008, as the publication date. That used to show September 8th. And now the Amazon.com sales page also says October 8th, where previously it didn’t have a date listed. Yet, just four days ago I checked in with Omnibus […]

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