U2’s Bono to Launch Ebook Tour in Help of Memoir, ‘Give up’

U2 singer Bono will undertake a 14-city guide tour in help of his forthcoming memoir “Give up: 40 Songs, One Story,” which is revealed on Nov. 1. Full dates seem beneath.

The guide tour, titled “Tales of Give up” and produced by Stay Nation, is billed as “A night of phrases, music and a few mischief…” The tour kicks off at New York’s Beacon Theatre on Nov. 2, the day after the guide is launched, and continues throughout the U.S. and Europe earlier than concluding in Madrid, Spain on Nov. 28. Tickets will go on sale Friday, October 7 at 10 a.m. (native time); each ticket bought features a copy of the guide. All tickets bought on-line will probably be delivered as safe cell tickets. There will probably be a two-ticket restrict per individual.

“I miss being on stage and the closeness of U2’s viewers,” stated Bono. “In these exhibits I’ve bought some tales to sing, and a few songs to inform… Plus I need to have some enjoyable presenting my ME-moir, ‘Give up,’ which is absolutely extra of a WE-moir if I consider all of the individuals who helped me get from there to right here.”

is a restricted run of theatre dates to mark the discharge of a memoir by which one of many world’s most iconic artists writes for the primary time about his exceptional life and people he has shared it with. Bono will deliver the tales of his life to life — stay and in individual— to 14 cities throughout North America and Europe.

In response to the announcement, official wording, the guide tells “the story of the exceptional life he’s lived, the challenges he’s confronted, and the family and friends who’ve formed and sustained him. The subtitle, ’40 Songs, One Story,’ refers back to the guide’s 40 chapters, every named after a U2 track. Bono has additionally created 40 authentic drawings which will probably be featured all through the guide. In his distinctive voice, Bono takes readers from his early days rising up in Dublin, together with the sudden lack of his mom when he was fourteen, to U2’s unlikely journey to turn into one of many world’s most influential rock bands, to his greater than twenty years of activism devoted to the battle in opposition to AIDS and excessive poverty. Writing with candor, self-reflection, and humor, Bono opens the aperture on his life—and the household, pals, and religion which have sustained, challenged, and formed him.”

Wed Nov 02 – New York, NY – Beacon Theatre

Fri Nov 04 – Boston, MA – Orpheum Theatre introduced by Residents

Solar Nov 06 – Toronto, ON – Meridian Corridor

Tue Nov 08 – Chicago, IL – The Chicago Theatre

Wed Nov 09 – Nashville, TN – Ryman Auditorium

Sat Nov 12 – San Francisco, CA – Orpheum Theatre

Solar Nov 13 – Los Angeles, CA – The Orpheum Theatre

Wed Nov 16 – London, UK – The London Palladium

Thu Nov 17 – Glasgow, UK – SEC Armadillo

Sat Nov 19 – Manchester, UK – O2 Apollo Manchester

Mon Nov 21 – Dublin, IE – 3Olympia Theatre

Wed Nov 23 – Berlin, DE – Admiralspalast

Fri Nov 25 – Paris, FR – Le Grand Rex

Mon Nov 28 – Madrid, ES – Teatro Coliseum


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