"The Joshua Tree is the best record we've made to date, but it will not be our best record by a long shot."
- Bono at the end of the Eighties
did you know
The title for the song 'Shadows and Tall Trees' is taken from William Goldings "Lord Of The Flies", whose 5th chapter bears the same name. The song, and the album, is about boyhood, innocence and struggle, as is Golding's book.