"I front a band, the band called U2, but I also need to entertain. I'm not sitting in a pub expressing emotion to myself and a few people. I've got to entertain and I move on stage and I sing to an audience."
- Bono, 1979
did you know
The title of the song Hawkmoon 269 came from a place U2 passed by during the Conspiracy of Hope tour called Hawkmoon. The number 269 stands for the amount of mixes the song needed before it was ready, it took the band three weeks to record.