The popular Irish rock band said that now that the studio album is expected in the second half of 2012 that will not have time to finish.
The band bassist Adam Clayton told Rolling Stone, "We had to have a meeting and look at the schedule to see if we could pick up any extra time to work on it . We just realized that we couldn't. To be honest, everyone was a bit gutted. But it was the only sensible decision."
U2 band scheduled revealed here that they will perform at Angel Stadium on Anaheim, California on June 17 and 18 with Lenny Kravitz.