Yeah, FOTM interviews are funny to read after such a long time because we sometimes ask these very particular questions related to release deadlines or something happening in that particular moment in the U2 camp. These interviews help to put things in perspective
"In the middle of the night I was woken up by the bus driver screaming. Adam was standing there naked off his trolley, trying to get out of the bus at 70 mph. He just wanted to take a piss, not realizing where he was."
- Bono on a bus drive in the US in 1983
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".