Achtoon Baby cartoons

Achtoon Baby

New U2 album

New U2 Album Info

U2 Tour Dates

NEW! @U2 Tours

"I think the opposite of love is not hate. It's apathy. You only get angry about things you really care about."

-- Bono

@U2 home page

Bono + Bowie honor Lou Reed

Contact Music, May 01, 2007

 

Bono and David Bowie were among friends, students and fans who left rocker Lou Reed visibly touched as he was honoured by New York's Syracuse University.

Bowie and Bono joined in a "Lou" chant when the former Velvet Underground frontman was handed the George Arents Pioneer Medal for Excellence in the Arts from his alma mater last week.

Reed, who was an undergraduate at the college in the early 1960s, has also been named in a new scholarship for creative writing undergraduates. But he joked, "Everyone knows you can't do anything with an English degree."



© Contact Music, 2007.

More U2 News

Facebook icon Twitter icon YouTube icon Instagram icon Flickr icon Apple icon Android icon
@U2 Tours
@U2 Calendar

December 17 2016

09:00 PM - 10:00 PM - L.A.vation Tribute Band Performance

Tonight in Monterey Park

December 31 2016

09:30 PM - 11:00 PM - Hollywood U2 Tribute Band Performance

Tonight in Long Beach

Full Calendar