Tag Archives: Bono

2 for 2uesday: In Memoriam for France

Regarding the events in France last week I tend to agree with Bono “…If you think about it, the majority of victims last night are music fans. This is the first direct hit on music that we’ve had on this so-called War on Terror. It’s very upsetting. These are our people. This could be me at […]

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President’s Day

Let’s look back over the past 50+ years and provide you with some awkward moments of The POTUS and their association with music. May 19, 1962, In honor of his 45th birthday, Marilyn Monroe sings “Happy Birthday” to President John Kennedy at  Madison Square Garden in New York. Quips the President, “I can now retire from politics […]

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Rock Stars and Presidents

Hard to believe but Led Zeppelin, that satanic, drug taking, groupie lovin’, party to excess band was actually recognized with the Kennedy Center Honor award for their contribution to American culture. Hard to believe that this band in 1973… …would 40 years later become this band: Here’s President Obama speaking about Led Zeppelin: They’re not […]

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