I got these this week (hence the scabbing around the heart.
The empty stars will form a sleeve around my whole arm but I'll have other U2 symbols in amongst it. The Joshua Tree next and I'm still thinking about what the other symbol/s should be. Maybe an = sign for NLOTH.
"I realized the real influence was probably Flannery O'Connor, so I developed this character called the Shadow Man and I'm managing to step into the shoes of the Shadow Man without any self-harm. It's quite a character."
- Bono on the character he plays for Exit on the Joshua Tree tour
did you know
Some reports say Edge was named by Bono because Dave was always on the fringe of things. Other stories suggest Bono gave him the name because of the sharp lines and angles of his face when he was a teenager.