"I have been saving for years and years to buy myself a Harley. That was the first real material thing I ever bought."
- Larry Mullen jr. on making money after the Joshua Tree.
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.