"The idea of guitars for each different sound, well, really, the guitar to me was kind of not very important. It was all about what you did with the basic sound."
- The Edge on using the Explorer guitar in the early days, 1986
did you know
The Picture of Dorian Grey mentioned in the song 'The Ocean' is a novel by Oscar Wilde, the Irish author who has been a huge influence on Bono's lyrics. In referring to it, Bono mocks his own vanity in thinking a rock star can change the world.