"If Tokyo was the capital of Zoo TV, then Rio was probably the capital of Pop. The audiences in South America were so passionate, the shows were unbelievable."
- The Edge on PopMart
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.