"Success is when you take the songs out and play them live for an audience. That's when we'll know if we've achieved what we set out to achieve."
- Larry Mullen Jr.
did you know
The Unforgettable Fire album title is a reference to "The Unforgettable Fire"—an art exhibit about the atomic bombing of Hiroshima. The band saw the exhibit in November 1983 in Japan while on the War Tour.