"We called our album 'Pop' because so we didn't have to call our album 'Rock', because we're so bored with rock."
- Bono, 1997
did you know
A local violinist, Steve Wickham, approached The Edge one morning at a bus stop and asked if U2 had any need for a violin on their next album (the War album). In the studio for only half a day, Wickham's electric violin became the final instrumental contribution to Sunday Bloody Sunday.