"I'm guessing an insecure childhood is probably quite a common thing among people who start a rock band."
- The Edge, 2006
did you know
A local violinist, Steve Wickham, approached The Edge one morning at a bus stop and asked if U2 had any need for a violin on their next album (the War album). In the studio for only half a day, Wickham's electric violin became the final instrumental contribution to Sunday Bloody Sunday.