"At this point of the tour we've figured out how to play the songs and I think it's the greatest show on earth. It's a rockin' band and it wasn't always that way. There were a few scary bits early on."
- Bono, 1997
did you know
The band considered releasing The Joshua Tree as a double-album that would have included B-sides. Bono was the most vocal proponent of the idea, whereas The Edge argued for the 11-track version that was ultimately released.