"We'd been told that all bands are out of it on stage and so we tried that once in about 1977. And it was such an unmitigated disaster that we vowed at that point that we'd never do it again."
- The Edge, 2002, on performing under the influence
did you know
Bono was named the most influential popstar of the last 25 years in a MTV poll in 2006, ahead of Madonna and Michael Jackson.