"I was very keen on the idea of going wide at a time like that, just seeing how big this thing could get. I had always admired Colonel Parker and Brian Epstein for realising that music could capture the imagination of the whole world."
- U2 manager Paul McGuinness, explaining his original motivation to make the Rattle and Hum movie
did you know
The most played city during all the U2 live performances is Dublin, Ireland. They played there almost 100 times. The most played location is Madison Square Garden in New York with 17 shows.