"Rehearsing is boring. I'm bored with the sound of my own voice. And that shouldn't be! Something must be wrong with a singer who feels like that."
- Bono on practicing songs for live events
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.