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Religious music should be art not advertising

DUBLIN (SE): Bono is the well-known vocalist from the Irish rock band, U2, but he is also a man with a great love for the psalms and has strong ideas of his own on how to communicate religious values through music.
 
The 57-year-old has spoken often about the inspiration he receives from the biblical hymns and says that they hold good lessons for aspiring Christian musicians, as they are real art and, as they do not try to get in your face with the Christian stuff, are more honest than what he calls the typical Christian music genre.

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