"If we were all capable of going off and having really successful solo careers, it might have made it more difficult to hold it together. But I think we all know, deep down, this is the forum in which we really excel. The day that U2 ends will be a sad day for all of us."
- The Edge
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.