"Pride" and ‘Bring on the Love’ – article on U2

I recently wrote a review of the latest U2 album – How to Dismatle an Atomic Bomb – for The Other Journal and it is posted here. I am looking forward to the concert tour stopping in Seattle – should be a great show and will be interesting to see how the band holds up after the Hall of Fame induction… surely one of the quicks ways for a band to fade away! I have been listening to “Pride (In the Name of Love)”this week as this is the anniversary of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s death – “early morning, April 4/ shot rings out in a Memphis sky/ free at last/ they took your life, but couldn’t take your pride…”

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