"That Tube appearance was really emotional for me. I don't know why. I think it was one of the first times we'd played Sunday Bloody Sunday, and that really got me. It was really moving. And sometimes onstage there is an atmosphere. I believe it's a mixture between the audience and the band, that what happens is bigger than both of us."
- Edge on whether gigs sometimes move him to tears, 1984
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.