"We feel we are only beginning as a group. We feel that U2 hasn't been born yet. I see that Boy, October and War in some ways was a cycle. And if you take Under A Blood Red Sky as the full stop at the end of the sentence, you know, we are beginning a new paragraph."
- Bono, 1984
did you know
The band considered releasing The Joshua Tree as a double-album that would have included B-sides. Bono was the most vocal proponent of the idea, whereas The Edge argued for the 11-track version that was ultimately released.