"We feel we are only beginning as a group. We feel that U2 hasn't been born yet. I see that Boy, October and War in some ways was a cycle. And if you take Under A Blood Red Sky as the full stop at the end of the sentence, you know, we are beginning a new paragraph."
- Bono, 1984
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.