"That's a failure? In Europe, PopMart was seen as an absolutely groundbreaking pop-art milestone. Here, it was seen as a flop. I don't like our musical experiments being seen as indulgent."
did you know
In the live performance of 'The Electric Co.' from 1983's Under A Blood Red Sky, Bono sang a snippet of Stephen Sondheim's 'Send In The Clowns'. U2 had failed to get permission for this 27-second snippet and later agreed to pay a $50,000 penalty as well as removing the snippet from later pressings.