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2011-07-30 21:00:00

LOS ANGELES, July 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- U2 360, the most successful concert tour of all time, came to an end in Moncton, N.B., Canada tonight. The massive 26 month undertaking by Live Nation Global Touring saw U2 play 110 concerts in front of more than 7.1 million fans in 30 countries across five continents. The tour opened in Barcelona on June 30, 2009 before hitting the road. U2 performed in the Balkans for the first time since 1997 and played three historic home town concerts at...

2010-05-25 06:30:00

LOS ANGELES, May 25 /PRNewswire/ -- As announced earlier today, Live Nation has confirmed that the U2 360 degrees North American Tour will be postponed until 2011. U2's Bono has now been discharged from Ludwig Maximilians-University (LMU) Hospital in Munich where he underwent emergency surgery on Friday, following a back injury. In order to fully recover, he is under doctor's orders to start a rehabilitation program and to recuperate for at least eight weeks. This will necessitate the...

2006-03-09 13:16:41

LONDON (Reuters) - Irish rock band U2 has postponed the Asia-Pacific leg of its sold-out world tour due to a family illness, the group's promoter said on Thursday. "This action is unavoidable due to the illness of an immediate family member of one of the band," tour promoter Arthur Fogel said in a statement on the band's Web site (http://www.u2.com/news). "Any fan of U2 will realize that this decision has not been taken lightly. We will announce further details as soon as we have...

2006-03-08 23:50:42

LONDON (Reuters) - Irish rock band U2 have postponed the Asia-Pacific leg of their sold-out world tour due to a family illness, their promoter said on Thursday. "This action is unavoidable due to the illness of an immediate family member of one of the band," tour promoter Arthur Fogel said in a statement on the band's Web site (http://www.u2.com/news). "Any fan of U2 will realize that this decision has not been taken lightly. We will announce further details as soon as we have...

2006-03-08 23:04:32

LONDON (Reuters) - Irish rock band U2 have postponed the Asia-Pacific leg of their sold-out world tour due to a family illness, their promoter said on Thursday. "This action is unavoidable due to the illness of an immediate family member of one of the band," tour promoter Arthur Fogel said in a statement on the band's Web site (http://www.u2.com/news). "Any fan of U2 will realize that this decision has not been taken lightly. We will announce further details as soon as we have...

2006-03-08 22:07:37

LONDON (Reuters) - Irish rock band U2 have canceled the final 10 dates of their sell-out world tour due to a family illness, their promoter said on Thursday. The group pulled out of shows in New Zealand, Australia, Japan and Hawaii due to start later this month as part of their Vertigo '06 tour. "This action is unavoidable due to the illness of an immediate family member of one of the band," tour promoter Arthur Fogel said in a statement on the band's Web site (www.u2.com/news)....


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  • A blustering, bullying fellow; a pot-valiant braggart; a bully.
This word is named for Draw-Can-Sir, a character in George Villiers' 17th century play The Rehearsal.
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