"Some of the music when I was growing up that we were told was superficial and not to be taken seriously turned out to be some of the most important music in my life. At the time of punk rock, we weren’t owning up to disco. But disco is such a light touch — just an hour ago, we were listening to Sister Sledge, ‘Lost in Music.’ Comedy, to me, is a light touch."
- Bono, 2021
did you know
On tour in Australia in the autumn of '89 Larry had told Bono that if this is what it meant for U2 to be superstars, he didn't like it. It was one of the reasons for the musical and artistic revolution in the nineties.