LONDON - JUNE 18: Bono of U2 performs on stage on the first London night of their "Vertigo//2005" World Tour at Twickenham Rugby Stadium on June 18, 2005 in London, England. The tour's opening leg covered 13 cities in North America before arriving in Brussels on June 10 for two months of open air European shows, finishing up in Lisbon in the middle of August. The third leg will kick off in September in Toronto, and will feature 33 dates in North America until mid-December. (Photo by Jim Dyson/Getty Images)

That’s what could happen if U2’s Bono gets his way. I personally think it’s a great idea. For one, to make up for the free album some of you got downloaded onto your iTunes whether or not you liked U2 in 2014, “Songs of Innocence,” album. The album was pretty forgettable. Some of the songs I remember from U2 all have a pattern to them- a guitar sequence that repeats over and over. So, just imagine U2 going into the studio and making an AC/DC-type record. 

I say, challenge excepted. Why not? Take a chance to try something different. Aerosmith did it with an album called, “Honkin’ on Bobo” in 2004. Aerosmith just wanted to do an album for them and songs they loved. I think it would be a fresh change for U2 to do something they have never attempted. A hard rock album. You may laugh and say there is no way Bono would try this; it’s career suicide. One thing is it would grab my ear to take a listen. New Bands like Nothing More and I Prevail are making rock music fun again- music with passion and crunchy anger. So, if Bono and the Edge want to do an AC/DC-like record, go for it. Let’s see if you got the goods to deliver us a great record.

Bono wants U2 to record a "f**k-off rock'n'roll album" inspired by AC/DC

(Image credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images ) Bono has revealed that he'd like the next U2 album to be a "fuck-off rock'n'roll album" inspired by AC/DC. The singer, who is currently promoting his new book, Surrender: 40 Songs One Story, made the claim in a new interview with the New York Times (opens in new tab).

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Born in Mt Clemens, Screamin has been a part of the Detroit airwaves for over 29 years with 26 at WRIF and 3 years as a morning show host at Z-Rock. When he’s not out on the streets, you can find him in his game room, where he collects jukeboxes and classic pinball machines. Screamin also devotes time doing local charities with his, "Screamin Angels"; and for 15 years with Rock 4 Tots charity. “CHIT” is his local cover band for 10 years all over the Motor City in local bars and has graced the main stage at local festivals like Arts, Beats & Eats warming up for national acts like Cheap Trick, Guess Who & even Salt & Peppa. Screamin’ is the lead singer and also plays cowbell & lead triangle

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