"It was quite extraordinary to hear people singing along to songs of the new album. It's kind of wild, not what we were expecting."
- The Edge, during the Innocence and Experience tour
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.