So happy to report that, after weeks of catastrophic bushfires and a couple years of drought, here on the east coast of Australia, we are being drenched with the heaviest rain in months. A cold and wet summer weekend never felt so good.
"We started out as non-musicians. We learned the play after the group was formed. I mean, we started to write our own material because we couldn't play other people's. Adam couldn't slap in time when he joined, Edge could play sort of bad acoustic. Larry had his military drumming, and I started singing 'cause I couldn't play guitar."
- Bono, 1983
did you know
The Edge received a production credit for Zooropa —his first on a U2 record —for the extra level of responsibility he assumed for the album.