"I don't know if we've made a great record or not, but it is our record. It's us standing there naked, if you will."
- Edge, on All That You Can't Leave Behind, 2000
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.