"If we were all capable of going off and having really successful solo careers, it might have made it more difficult to hold it together. But I think we all know, deep down, this is the forum in which we really excel. The day that U2 ends will be a sad day for all of us."
- The Edge
did you know
In late 2004, "Mercy", an unreleased track taken from the How to Dismantle an Atomic Bomb sessions, surfaced on the Internet through a fan who had been given a copy of the album containing the extra track. The track is of less than standard audio quality, but managed to become a favorite on fan websites.