"Our idea was really to have the audience be on the stage there with you, we learned that in the mid 80s. We've been trying to figure a way to do it outdoors since. There's a bit of sleight of hand involved because by moving all the gear up away from you and over you, you're just left with a little punk rock band there in the middle."
- Bono on the 360 tour
did you know
The lyrics of The Ground Beneath Your Feet were written by Salman Rushdie, and he is featured in the video, shown writing the song. Rushdie also provides an account of his relationship with the band and how the song came to be written in his book of essays, Step Across This Line.