"I supposed we've learned over the years that egos have to be checked in before you walk into the studio. You can have a band ego, in fact that's essential when you're determined to make something great happen. But don't get too hung up on your own personal side of it."
- The Edge
did you know
While the band and crew were working on the Joshua Tree album's mixing, Lillywhite's wife, singer Kirsty MacColl, volunteered to set the running order for the album. The band told her to put "Where the Streets Have No Name" first and "Mothers of the Disappeared" last, with the rest sequenced according to her preference.