"I have been saving for years and years to buy myself a Harley. That was the first real material thing I ever bought."
- Larry Mullen jr. on making money after the Joshua Tree.
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.