"The Irish poets gave me a sense for language and for the sound of language, the sense that's in the word, in the sound of the words, things like that."
did you know
'40' from the War album almost was never recorded. The band (minus Adam Clayton who had left the studio) had gone over their booked studio time, but convinced the studio manager to let them record '40'. It has closed many show since. The Edge plays both electric and bass guitar on the song.