Wonder if he actually did get in any hot water with anyone for broadcasting any of that. Hopefully not, and I can't imagine he would have done really, afterall no full songs were played other than 'Native Son'.
As well as being a great producer, you can tell he's also a big big fan just like most of us here. When you hear him talk his excitement and passion for the music and the band is quite obvious.
"I remember picking up Edge's guitar and playing the two-stringed chord for I Will Follow to show the others the aggression I wanted. It was his riff but I wanted it to have an edge to it." - Bono on rehearsing I Will Follow
did you know
Apart from composing both the Windows 98 and Windows XP operating system startup sounds, Brian Eno also composed the Windows 95 startup sound. Instead of recording just one sound, he ended up with 84 sounds at six seconds long each.