Bono Interview, World Aids Day 2002

Bono does a telephone interview for World Aids Day, December 1st, 2002. Interviewer questions are not provided, just Bono’s answers to the questions.

MSN Webcast (2 parts)

MSN Webcast including the entire band on the eve of the release of “The Best Of 1990-2000”. Bono, Edge, and Larry are all different locations in New York, Adam is in the Himalayas. Great interview hosted by Jo Whiley. The band are relaxed between tours and between albums. Thanks to our friends at for giving us a better quality version of this interview. We are still looking for a direct from Promo CD version.  First aired November 4th, 2002.

BBC London Best Of 2 Special (4 parts)

BBC London Radio special featuring interviews with Paul McGuinness, Paul Oakenfold, Steve Osborne, and Flood. All interviews are basically about working and touring with the band. Interview conducted by Gary Crowley.  First aired November 1st, 2002.

Elevation: The U2 Story (2 parts)

Originally broadcast August 2001. Great two part history of the band hosted by Simon Mayo. Covers the early days up until the present (Elevation era). Including interviews with the entire band and others such as Brian Eno and Steve Averill.  First aired August, 2001.

Tech TV, U2 Wired For Sound

Less an interview show and more a behind the scenes of the Elevation Tour, U2 Wired For Sound features interviews with key U2 touring personnel. Interviews include Steve Iredale, Sam O’Sullivan, Dallas Schoo, Willie Williams, and Joe O’Herlihy. Topics include staging, lighting, sound, etc.  First aired June 6th, 2001.

Virgin Radio Breakfast Show (3 parts)

The entire band visit the Chris Evans Virgin Radio “breakfast” show. The band play along with your typical morning show humor bits, and seem to particularly enjoy a bit involving sound alike songs.  First aired November 2nd, 2000.

KROQ Breakfast With U2 (7 parts)

U2 perform and are interviewed by LA radio station KROQ as part of the Kevin & Bean morning show. Only the interview segments are presented here. At the start of the show, KROQ plays a sort of “Interview Megamix” from U2’s history. Also, KROQ plays highlights from the “U2 Pop Invasion” interview from 1987.  First aired October 26th, 2000.

NRJ French Radio (7 parts)

Bono and Edge appear on NRJ Radio France for a live interview. Recorded four days earlier on October 19th, after the ManRay club show in Paris, Bono is very hoarse. However, while tired, both Bono and Edge are in good form. Special thanks to Kerstin for providing this interview.  First aired October 23rd, 2000.

Edge Album Interview (11 parts)

As part of the All That You Can’t Leave Behind Electronic Press Kit (EPK), an 11 track promo CD was released. Each track consists of Edge discussing the album song by song.  Released October, 2000.