"I know what will happen. First three months will be completely mad, there'll be good and bad gigs, the music will have to be fixed. All the usual things. The first three months will be spent just getting it all right."
- Larry Mullen prior to the start of the Popmart Tour
did you know
While the band and crew were working on the Joshua Tree album's mixing, Lillywhite's wife, singer Kirsty MacColl, volunteered to set the running order for the album. The band told her to put "Where the Streets Have No Name" first and "Mothers of the Disappeared" last, with the rest sequenced according to her preference.