"The traffic is very fast here in London - the lights go green, and wham! they move off. In Dublin they'll cough, scratch and then away they go. It's like Dublin's in a constant state of amber."
- Bono, November 1979
Vertigo started out as a song called 'Native Son', which is featured on the iTunes Unreleased And Rare album and now on U2.com's Medium Rare And Remastered collection.