"If anything, this was a phase for our band where we were supposed to be writing songs and working on future projects and that's exactly what I've been doing."
- The Edge reflecting on Covid lockdowns, 2021
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.