"That’s how I decide on an instrument—does it inspire me? This one does. So I’m using that a lot, and I’m using my black ‘70s Strat a lot. I don’t really use the Explorer any more."
- The Edge on using a ’57 Strat guitar, 1986
did you know
In September 1976, Larry Mullen, Jr. posted a notice on Mount Temple Comprehensive School's bulletin board to form a band. With seven responses to Larry's note, the band which were known at the time as The Hype, The Larry Mullen Band, Feedback and later U2 is whittled down to four as seen from 1980's debut Boy to the current day.