"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 band considered releasing The Joshua Tree as a double-album that would have included B-sides. Bono was the most vocal proponent of the idea, whereas The Edge argued for the 11-track version that was ultimately released.