"We prefer large stages because we all sort of demand a lot of room. There hasn’t been many bands that actually perform, that push out something. Rock and roll is a performance art and you have to perform, you have to put the effort and energy to get the energy and feedback."
- Adam, 1981
did you know
Twenty songs were recorded for Zooropa during the sessions, but ultimately 10 were chosen for the final track listing. One piece that was left off the record was "In Cold Blood", which featured somber lyrics written by Bono in response to the Bosnian War and was previewed prior to the album's release.