"U2 have had two really rotten fashion phases. One was the October tour, where I had a skunk on my head. The second was The Unforgettable Fire period. You should never draw attention to your legs if you don't have any."
Although instrumental, the song '4th Of July' was recorded on the 4th of July, it is about how they felt that day. The Edge was playing the guitar, completely unaware that Brian Eno (one of the producers) was recording it.