"The level of emotion in the building was unbelievable. I don't think there was a dry eye in the house, including the band. It was an unbelievably moving thing to be part of it."
- Edge on playing in New York after 9/11
did you know
In the live performance of 'The Electric Co.' from 1983's Under A Blood Red Sky, Bono sang a snippet of Stephen Sondheim's 'Send In The Clowns'. U2 had failed to get permission for this 27-second snippet and later agreed to pay a $50,000 penalty as well as removing the snippet from later pressings.