"I do believe our music is special. But you have to separate the music from the people. The music is special, but I don't think we are. We are ordinary people."
- Larry Mullen, 1987 (Time)
did you know
The Unforgettable Fire album title is a reference to "The Unforgettable Fire"—an art exhibit about the atomic bombing of Hiroshima. The band saw the exhibit in November 1983 in Japan while on the War Tour.