I've been a U2 fan since first hearing "I Will Follow" way back in 1980. And I've been following ever since. I was there at Red Rocks, freezing my butt off until the band hit the stage and then being completely blown away. I haven't missed them since!
"City Of Blinding Lights began as an outake from Pop. To us, it was an homage to Scott Walker. The working title was Scott Walker."
- Adam, Blender Magazine 2004
did you know
The 'seven towers' referred to in the song 'Running To Stand Still' are seven 18 floor tower block buildings central to the development which developed a serious heroin problem over the years in Ireland.