I first became a fan of U2 in '84 when late one night I saw Under a Blood Red sky on TV. I loved the music and went right out and bought "War", "Boy" and "The Unforgettable Fire". I've been a fan ever since.
"The album doesn't seem to have any physical place that it's centred in. Instead, to me the songs feel like overheard conversations. It's like a movie that opens in he middle of a scene. You're brought immediately into the action." - Bono on Pop
did you know
In the New Year's Day video, the people on horses are not the band, but are Swedish girls dressed like the band due to the cold.