"I’m glad we’ve got people annoyed. The only thing that could’ve gone wrong is being ignored."
- Bono on the Songs Of Innocence album release
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.