"I have been saving for years and years to buy myself a Harley. That was the first real material thing I ever bought."
- Larry Mullen jr. on making money after the Joshua Tree.
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.