"There's tension there and, at some concerts I've been to, the tension is still there at the end when people walk out. A U2 concert seems to be different, and that's the healing thing, the washing thing. I really believe that rock 'n roll is very powerful."
- Bono, 1984
did you know
The Unforgettable Fire album title is a reference to "The Unforgettable Fire"—an art exhibit about the atomic bombing of Hiroshima. The band saw the exhibit in November 1983 in Japan while on the War Tour.