"You go on the road and suddenly everyone is carrying your bags and doing all the stuff for you, you become a piece of luggage. I'd be lying if I said I don't enjoy the perks, but it's not what drives me."
- Larry Mullen jr., 1997
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.