26 Sep U2 have unveiled the intimate cover image for their new LP, Songs of Innocence, which will be released in physical form on October 13th. The black-and-white photo, shot by Glen Luchford, shows drummer Larry Mullen Jr. shielding his year-old son in a protective embrace. The band unveiled the image. 30 Apr A lot of people took umbrage with U2 surreptitiously slipping their latest album, Songs of Innocence, into everyone's iTunes libraries, but apparently a Russian. Songs of Innocence is the 13th studio album by Irish rock band U2. Released on 9 September , it was produced by Danger Mouse, with additional production from Paul Epworth, Ryan Tedder, Declan Gaffney, and Flood. The album was announced at an Apple Inc. product launch event and released the same day to all.
30 Apr A Russian legislator has accused Apple and the band U2 of violating the Russian law "against gay propaganda among minors" by uploading U2's latest album, Songs of Innocence, to iTunes customers worldwide, including Russia, in September 26 Sep You've probably already got U2's 'Songs of Innocence' in your iTunes, now see what the real album cover looks like. 1 May Bono-hating iTunes users weren't the only ones who were mad when U2's Songs of Innocence album suddenly descended from the Cloud last September. Now add Russian politician Alexander Starovoitov to the list. According to The Guardian, the member of Russia's conservative LDPR party has asked.
26 Sep According to a message on the band's website, the artwork was inspired by the covers for 's Boy and 's War, both of which featured the face of a young child. Bono said, “We've always been about community in U2, about family and friends. Songs Of Innocence is the most intimate album we've. 26 Sep Songs Of Innocence” is U2's most reflexive album to date. It reveals their influences, their innocences, and their loss of both. The band is offering an astounding amount of personal insight with the songs themselves, but Bono's historically revealing liner notes and stories shared in interviews are especially. 26 Sep U2 have revealed the artwork for the upcoming physical release of 'Songs of Innocence,' the new album millions of iTunes users received for free earlier this month. The stark black-and-white image finds drummer Larry Mullen Jr. embracing his year-old son -- a tip of the hat, U2 say on their website.