"The thing to do would have been to have stopped, re-organize and continue with the songs at a higher level. But we didn't. And, worse than that, our manger talked us into the most heinous of crimes: booking the tour."
- Bono on Pop
did you know
The Rattle and Hum album opens with a live cover of The Beatles' "Helter Skelter". Its inclusion on the album was intended by the band to reflect the confusion of The Joshua Tree Tour and their new-found superstar status.