"If we were all capable of going off and having really successful solo careers, it might have made it more difficult to hold it together. But I think we all know, deep down, this is the forum in which we really excel. The day that U2 ends will be a sad day for all of us."
- The Edge
did you know
Get On Your Boots is about Bono taking his family on vacation to France and witnessing warplanes flying overhead at the start of the Iraq War. The chant "let me in the sound" was developed late in the recording sessions and became a theme throughout parts of the album.