"We always survived on finding some idea to pursue that felt like a discovery. And the music that really was getting us excited was the music that came out of the UK that has taken the advantage of sampling as a creative tool. And club music as a discipline."
- The Edge on U2's inspirations on Pop, 2020
did you know
Bono made his first live solo appearance on April 30, 1989, at a fundraising event in the Abbey Theatre in Dublin, singing his own musical adaptations of two poems by William Butler Yeats.