"Rock and Roll is mutating into something else at the moment. Images are everything, and we want to be there when the sort of audiovisual-microchip-interactive music is born."
- Bono, 1997
did you know
The band considered releasing The Joshua Tree as a double-album that would have included B-sides. Bono was the most vocal proponent of the idea, whereas The Edge argued for the 11-track version that was ultimately released.