"There was a lot of reflection going on in the band. That was the album where we got serious about songwriting. We got tough on our songwriting. We worked very, very hard."
- The Edge on All That You Can't Leave Behind, 2020
did you know
The title of the song Hawkmoon 269 came from a place U2 passed by during the Conspiracy of Hope tour called Hawkmoon. The number 269 stands for the amount of mixes the song needed before it was ready, it took the band three weeks to record.