OK. Take a deep breath. I NEVER EVER thought I would agree with Sharon Osborne (the British television talent competition judge and wife of Ozzy Osborne…of Black Sabbath fame) on anything. But now I find myself having to agree with her tweet about U2’s latest venture with Apple. I’m just going to say it: U2 has joined the ranks of those excellent musicians who have sold out completely to crass commercialism. I hate it doubly because you may remember that I studied for my PhD in Ireland so I am an honorary Irish citizen so to speak.
Here is what she tweeted:
I come to this opinion with a heavy heart. You see I am one of the original U2 fans. Continue reading