"I'd no idea what it would be but I knew it would be this big. I knew it the first time I saw them. I could have been wrong but I only needed to be right once. I saw this band and decided to risk everything on them."
- Paul McGuinness, 1987
did you know
Although instrumental, the song '4th Of July' was recorded on the 4th of July, it is about how they felt that day. The Edge was playing the guitar, completely unaware that Brian Eno (one of the producers) was recording it.