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Album: released as a singleReleased: 1979
Bono: (from the book Race Of Angels
): "I remember getting Edge an echo unit and saying, Use this, because this will get us to another place. This will get us outside of the concrete - into the abstract. I just knew that the echo unit would do that. Atmospheres - we were very interested in atmospheric music. Punk started to look incredibly limited. It seemed so rigid, not just musically, but it started to have a rulebook and codes. And then I remember Joy Division came along, and I really related to that, because of the moods and atmosphere. And David Bowie's Low - that was very interesting. That's where we were. So we started with that thing."
This was U2's second single. It was released only in Ireland and does not appear on any albums.
This went to #1 in Ireland, convincing Island Records to sign the band.
The B-side contained an early version of "Twilight."