"I was genuinely honoured. So honoured, I completely messed up my speech. I wanted to say something like 'Dublin has done more for U2 than we have ever done for Dublin' but said the opposite. I am not the world's greatest public speaker."
- Larry on been giving the Freedom of Dublin City award
did you know
Get On Your Boots is about Bono taking his family on vacation to France and witnessing warplanes flying overhead at the start of the Iraq War. The chant "let me in the sound" was developed late in the recording sessions and became a theme throughout parts of the album.