U2 by U2
- Current Status
- In Season
- Bono, Adam Clayton, The Edge, Neil McCormick, Larry Mullen Jr.
- Music, Biography, Nonfiction
We gave it a B
An oral history/coffee-table tome culled from 150 hours of journalist Neil McCormick’s interviews with the band (and their manager).
Brush With Death
After a long night of boozing in Tokyo in ’93, Bono wakes up with a six-foot boa constrictor climbing his leg.
Despite some fascinating details, the nearly 350 pages of as-told-to text is dense, sometimes sluggish.