"If we were all capable of going off and having really successful solo careers, it might have made it more difficult to hold it together. But I think we all know, deep down, this is the forum in which we really excel. The day that U2 ends will be a sad day for all of us."
- The Edge
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.