"When your friend goes through trauma that could’ve been fatal, of course you’re concerned. We’re at an age where we have to think about our wellbeing, because when you see so many people just dying, it’s like, OK.. You start to put on the safety belts for the first time."
- The Edge about Bono, 2017
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.