"This place is kind of like Dublin: Rockin' town, warm people, shit weather. WELCOME HOME!"
- Bono in a Popmart show in Eugene, Oregon, 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.