"I supposed we've learned over the years that egos have to be checked in before you walk into the studio. You can have a band ego, in fact that's essential when you're determined to make something great happen. But don't get too hung up on your own personal side of it."
- The Edge
did you know
Get On Your Boots is about Bono taking his family on vacation to France and witnessing warplanes flying overhead at the start of the Iraq War. The chant "let me in the sound" was developed late in the recording sessions and became a theme throughout parts of the album.