"Twilight is the grey area of adolescence, where the boy that 'was' confronts the man to 'be' in the shadows. It is also about the confusion, pain, and occasional exhilaration that results from that confrontation."
- Bono on the song 'Twilight'
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.