"When we got to New York it was like the shows had taken on this completely other aspect. They were no longer just rock 'n' roll concerts, they were a kind of group therapy session."
- Edge on touring after 9/11
did you know
While the band and crew were working on the Joshua Tree album's mixing, Lillywhite's wife, singer Kirsty MacColl, volunteered to set the running order for the album. The band told her to put "Where the Streets Have No Name" first and "Mothers of the Disappeared" last, with the rest sequenced according to her preference.