"There was an awkward phase where things weren't working out and there were two ways to analyse it. Adam and Larry were convinced the song ideas were crap and Bono and I thought the fault lay with the band."
- Edge on the early days of the Achtung Baby recordings
did you know
The title of the song Hawkmoon 269 came from a place U2 passed by during the Conspiracy of Hope tour called Hawkmoon. The number 269 stands for the amount of mixes the song needed before it was ready, it took the band three weeks to record.