I was just having a think about all Edge's guitars and was interested to see which of his guitars are people's favourites, for instance mine is his 1972 Ivory Les Paul (think Lemon/In God's Country etc etc)
"We thought: let's actually write songs. We wanted the record to be less vague, open-ended, atmospheric and impressionistic. To make it more straightforward, focused and concise."
- The Edge, on the band's approach to The Joshua Tree
did you know
Dali, a name mentioned in the song 'Tryin' To Throw Your Arms Around The World' refers to a Spanish surrealist artist. His most famous painting is one with melting clocks set against a desert landscape.