"I think everything would have been fine if we'd stuck to the original idea, which was a small movie. It was gonna be a sort of scrapbook of ideas, moments, some new songs with a lot of live versions from 'The Joshua Tree' tour. But then the movie became such a big deal."
- The Edge on Rattle and Hum, 1998
did you know
Chrissie Hynde of the Pretenders sang backing vocals on "Pride". At the time The Unforgettable Fire was recorded, she was married to Jim Kerr of Simple Minds.