"Our band is going somewhere, a band with a lot of patience. They're putting up with me. This is very uncool, very unhip work that I'm doing. But our audience, the U2 audience know that we're on to something. "
- Bono on his political work, 2002
did you know
The song 'Scarlet' was inspired by a thought in Bono's mind: "does God need salesmen?". The band was also in a minimalist mood that day.