"It was supposed to be a record celebrating a fantastic life of joyous fun and occasional recreational extremity, but it ended up sounding like that hangover after the party."
- Bono on Pop, 2001
did you know
On tour in Australia in the autumn of '89 Larry had told Bono that if this is what it meant for U2 to be superstars, he didn't like it. It was one of the reasons for the musical and artistic revolution in the nineties.