"I had to learn that I wasn't necessarily built for rock'n' roll. I have to work up to a professional vanity. I needed a bit of a mask, to step into because I felt like a charlatan."
- Bono, 2009
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.