"Recording Moment of Surrender was the most magical experience I've ever had in a studio. The piece came together very quickly, and it was only played once. It was never played again."
- Brian Eno
The Rattle and Hum album opens with a live cover of The Beatles' "Helter Skelter". Its inclusion on the album was intended by the band to reflect the confusion of The Joshua Tree Tour and their new-found superstar status.