"Over those two albums, Songs of Innocence and Experience, our songwriting returned. Now we need to put the firepower of rock ’n’ roll back. I don’t know who is going to make our fuck-off rock ’n’ roll album. You almost want an AC/DC, you want Mutt Lange. The approach. The discipline. The songwriting discipline. That’s what we want."
- Bono, October 2022
did you know
The song 'So Cruel' has been rumoured to be a sort of thing where it would be The Edge singing this to Aislinn, who were divorcing around the time the song was written.