"As a guitar player I'm so tuned into the sounds that come out of the speaker. So if you give me a great sound to play, inspiration is easy to access and I'll come up with great ideas. But if I'm playing and it sounds bad, I'm like the worst guitar player ever. Great sounds are important to me."
- The Edge, 2021
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.