U2 to play one-off gig

Irish supergroup U2 will be thrilling a few thousand fans tonight when they play an exclusive one-off gig in London.

Irish supergroup U2 will be thrilling a few thousand fans tonight when they play an exclusive one-off gig in London.

The famous quartet will be performing at The Astoria in the city's West End.

Frontman Bono said it was a welcome change from the enormous stadium concerts.

"It is going to be all about the music tonight and we are really looking forward to it. We don't get the opportunity to do these kind of gigs often enough."

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