"Frankly, I have many favorites, not just in that tour. I chose Dortmund 2 Lovetown because it has so many great performances, including perhaps the best Bad and NYD ever. The crowd is one of the loudest you'll find in a bootleg. I also love Rotterdam 2 and 4 and from the UF tour Glasgow 2."
"The single version is perfection. The lyrics transcend the Irish conflict and speak about the futility of all conflicts based on absurd differences. "Love is bigger than us."
Looking out for love and logic in the universe
what they said
"The idea of War was to possibly use different producers for each song or group of songs so the approach would vary throughout but in the end it didn't happen and we sorted it out with Steve Lillywhite. We understand each other and it works well for us. He has helped us grow and mature to understand recording techniques and translate our sound and ideas into reality."
- Bono on War, 1983
did you know
U2 named their How To Dismantle An Atomic Bomb album like that because Bono envisioned the bomb as his father and the songs as efforts by him to deal with his father's death.