"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
When U2 were recording The Joshua Tree Bono didn't make it to Ali's birthday, so Bono wrote the song The Sweetest Thing for her.