"Bono has one of the most distinctive voices and Edge has one of the most distinctive guitar sounds in rock 'n' roll history. And yet people hadn't heard either of those two things very much for years. It seems like common sense to make a virtue of your biggest strengths."
- Paul McGuinness on Beautiful Day
did you know
The song 'Scarlet' was inspired by a thought in Bono's mind: "does God need salesmen?". The band was also in a minimalist mood that day.