"I had to rewrite the chords for the verse and it was like killing your children because I loved those chords."
- The Edge on Original Of The Species
did you know
A local violinist, Steve Wickham, approached The Edge one morning at a bus stop and asked if U2 had any need for a violin on their next album (the War album). In the studio for only half a day, Wickham's electric violin became the final instrumental contribution to Sunday Bloody Sunday.