"It was supposed to be a record celebrating a fantastic life of joyous fun and occasional recreational extremity, but it ended up sounding like that hangover after the party."
- Bono on Pop, 2001
did you know
The album Songs of Innocence used to start with 'This Is Where You Can Reach Me,' which was always supposed to be the first song. U2 then changed this to Raised by Wolves, but ultimately decided to "put the songs first", just like on Joshua Tree.