"There's an amazing moment in Ireland, where we live, when the sea and the sky can have the same color and the line of the horizon disappears."
- Bono's inspiration for No Line On The Horizon
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.