Based in the South Sound area of the Pacific Northwest (area code 253), U253 is a dynamic, high quality U2 Tribute Band.  U253 takes pride in providing an authentic, high energy musical experience through strong musicianship from the four members of the band that work hard to authentically perform songs from one of the best  bands in the world.  All four members of U253 are talented musicians in their own right and together they are committed to bring their audiences the best possible U2 show that they can deliver.  Eirik O'Neal (The Edge - guitars, keyboard, and backup vocals) provides the instantly recognizable dynamic guitar tones made famous by the Edge. Tim Rades (Bono - lead vocals) commands the stage as the band's high energy front man. Greg Jacoby (Adam Clayton - bass) and Doug Davis (Larry Mullen Jr - drums) lays down the sturdy foundation that underlies U2's many hit songs.