"I wasn't trying to create an Oasis song but I was trying to channel some of its energy into a U2 song. That attitude and some of those guitar chords are definitely inspired by Oasis."
- The Edge on Gone, 2020
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.