"It's hard to leave it, actually. It's very exciting, you know, to be making a record with this group, I have to say."
- Bono, 1999, on recording a new album
did you know
The song 'Van Diemen's Land' is sung from the point of view of an Irish poet who spoke out against the British government and was going to be exiled to Tasmania (Van Dieman's Land is the original name for the island).