"It's the sound of four people playing in a room, four people who have spent most of their lives together, but feeling like it's their first time. It really feels fresh to me."
- Bono on recording songs in 2000
did you know
The title of the song Hawkmoon 269 came from a place U2 passed by during the Conspiracy of Hope tour called Hawkmoon. The number 269 stands for the amount of mixes the song needed before it was ready, it took the band three weeks to record.