"I'd no idea what it would be but I knew it would be this big. I knew it the first time I saw them. I could have been wrong but I only needed to be right once. I saw this band and decided to risk everything on them."
- Paul McGuinness, 1987
did you know
"All Along the Watchtower" was recorded in Justin Herman Plaza in San Francisco in front of what many consider to be the ugliest sculpture in the city. Bono's spraypainted words required a formal apology from the band and were removed within days.