"I think this record was very much influenced by us being in Dublin. That probably made us a little bit more introverted in our view when we're making the record. It's probably our most personal album since our first album."
- Edge on All That You Can't Leave Behind, 2000
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.