"My second show after years of waiting and growing more obsessed. Waited in line for 19 hours, got a drum stick after Love and Peace, made eye contact and acknowledgment from Adam. It was so surreal. The boys were on it that night."
"Every lyric is so good, Bono's definitely channeling Leonard Cohen. Musically, it's one of their best."
what they said
"It's my way of getting across a point about the abuse at Abu Ghraib prison. In the US there are talk-show hosts openly saying: 'Well, how do we get info about the next 9/11 attack? Ask nicely?'. They think torture and abuse is OK. My point is torture is wrong. You can't torture people, full stop. It's wrong."
- Bono on his blindfolded prisoner act on the Vertigo Tour, 2005
did you know
Each show on the Popmart Tour utilised 3.7 megawatts of power - that's the same amount normally required to power approximately 1500 houses.