"I am not sure the best version of 'If You Wear That Velvet Dress' ended up on the album. It wanted to be a lounge classic. It ended up in an airport lounge as background noise."
- Bono on If You Wear That Velvet Dress
did you know
Get On Your Boots is about Bono taking his family on vacation to France and witnessing warplanes flying overhead at the start of the Iraq War. The chant "let me in the sound" was developed late in the recording sessions and became a theme throughout parts of the album.