"One of my kids, he's 13, and now I'm getting those phone calls: trouble here, homewhere there, disappearing over there - and that's a bit of a challenge, as I now move forward to finishing a record and going on the road. It is a concern."
- Larry Mullen Jr, 2009
did you know
While the band and crew were working on the Joshua Tree album's mixing, Lillywhite's wife, singer Kirsty MacColl, volunteered to set the running order for the album. The band told her to put "Where the Streets Have No Name" first and "Mothers of the Disappeared" last, with the rest sequenced according to her preference.