"Being cool wasn't high on our list of priorities. It wasn't really a Dublin thing to do. It wasn't cool to be happy or celebratory at the time. We enjoyed the energy of punk but we neglected to take on board the nihilism and negativity."
- The Edge on young U2, 2001
did you know
During the ZooTV Tour U2 introduced a new stage concept called the B-stage. It allows for more intimate and stripped-down performances of songs, later used by Aerosmith, Bon Jovi and Coldplay amongst others.