"What I think people don't understand about the music business is that people do not buy stereos to play their records; people buy records to play their stereos."
- Bono, 1990
did you know
While the band and crew were working on the Joshua Tree album's mixing, Lillywhite's wife, singer Kirsty MacColl, volunteered to set the running order for the album. The band told her to put "Where the Streets Have No Name" first and "Mothers of the Disappeared" last, with the rest sequenced according to her preference.