"Videos are not the most exciting aspect of being in a rock and roll band. Most of the time its just four guys pissing around pretending to play guitar and drums and trying to look like they're having a good time. That's all it is."
- The Edge, 1991, while shooting the video for The Fly
did you know
Many musicians have been influenced by the work of U2. There are several cover versions of U2 songs by bands such as Pet Shop Boys, Pearl Jam and The Chimes, and musicians such as Cassandra Wilson, Joe Cocker and Johnny Cash.