"It doesn't matter what songs we sing.
I'm a drummer. Chicks dig me."
Larry Mullen jr., in response when asked
what songs they were going to sing for Popmart.
did you know
Get On Your Boots is about Bono taking his family on vacation to France and witnessing warplanes flying overhead at the start of the Iraq War. The chant "let me in the sound" was developed late in the recording sessions and became a theme throughout parts of the album.