"All through the eighties we tried to be ourselves and failed when the lights were on. Which is what set us up for ZooTV. We decided to have some fun being other people, or at least other versions of ourselves."
- Bono on ZooTV
did you know
While the band and crew were working on the Joshua Tree album's mixing, Lillywhite's wife, singer Kirsty MacColl, volunteered to set the running order for the album. The band told her to put "Where the Streets Have No Name" first and "Mothers of the Disappeared" last, with the rest sequenced according to her preference.