"The Beatles were my absolute go to band growing up. My earliest memories of music were listening to Beatles records and seeing The Beatles on an old black-and-white TV. They conjured up this spirit of innocence but also being worldly and, to an extent, otherworldly."
- Adam, 2019
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.