"I always wanted to be a rock star. When I got my first bass guitar at the age of fifteen, that was it for me. I didn't have a whole lot else going on in my life."
- Adam Clayton
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.