"It was like - throw out technology. Give us a microphone and a bit of tape and you do the bit in between."
- Adam describes the simplicity of recording in the legendary Sun Studio, 1989
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.