"I’m an outgoing sort of person. I want to take everything and break everything. I want people in London to see and hear the band. I want to replace the bands in the charts now, because I think we’re better."
- Bono, 1979
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.