"You can only exist at this level through faith, blind ambition or the need for revenge. Or all three. We've had moments of great songwriting, great lyrics. There is no point if you are not trying to better your last album."
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.