"When we were a garageband from a garageland someone said we we're never able to make it out of the room. I love it here!"
- Bono, the Netherlands, 1982
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.