Farely recent convert to the world of U2 obsession, ever since I first saw ZooTV Live in Sydney last year. Have been an uberfan ever since. 700 U2 tracks on my iTunes and growing. I was never prouder than the day I put The Complete Hershey Tapes on my iPod.
"I didn't join a band to be famous. I joined a band to hit things."
- Larry Mullen jr.
did you know
The Popmart stage design, which looked like a supermarket, appealed to Bono as a supermarket, with its myriad choices and temptations, could function as a metaphor for U2's songs, as they often deal with the struggle between desire and faith.