"The level of emotion in the building was unbelievable. I don't think there was a dry eye in the house, including the band. It was an unbelievably moving thing to be part of it."
- Edge on playing in New York after 9/11
did you know
Within a few days of finishing the album, "Red Hill Mining Town" was U2's leading contender for the first single of The Joshua Tree. Then as the weeks went by, views started to change and it became "With or Without You".