Exit for the providing the dark angry menace we have come to expect from BTBS. Having grown up in a mining village, however, I have quite a soft spot for RHMT and it was pretty special being in the first audience to hear it live in Vancouver.
"I think that Edge is the head of the band, I'm the heart, and Adam and Larry are the feet."
- Bono, May 1981
did you know
The band considered releasing The Joshua Tree as a double-album that would have included B-sides. Bono was the most vocal proponent of the idea, whereas The Edge argued for the 11-track version that was ultimately released.