"We always survived on finding some idea to pursue that felt like a discovery. And the music that really was getting us excited was the music that came out of the UK that has taken the advantage of sampling as a creative tool. And club music as a discipline."
- The Edge on U2's inspirations on Pop, 2020
did you know
Starting from Summer 2007 to Summer 2008, U2 had written and recorded 50-60 songs for a new record with Brian Eno and Daniel Lanois. 11 of these were released on 2009's No Line On The Horizon.