"The first two records had a sort of cinema sound, a cinematic Panavision feel, the broad, big sound we wanted for U2. Now that we've done the cinema sound, I'd like to make it a bit rougher."
- Bono, 1982
did you know
U2 has sold approximately 50.5 million albums in the U.S., according to the RIAA, and upwards of 170 million worldwide.