"I was for a minute studying chemistry, and recently I was in this well-known Dublin tourist spot called the Guinness Store House. And I got a tapped on the shoulder from this guy and he was like 'Hey Edge, I was in college with you studying chemistry'. And I asked him what are you doing and he said 'I am the master brewer of Guinness'. I am not suggesting I would be the master brewer of Guinness but something scientific."
- Edge on what he would have become if it weren't for U2, 2022
did you know
"The Fly" was chosen as the first single of Achtung Baby because its dance beats, distorted vocals, and hard industrial edge sounded nothing like typical U2.