"We're trying to get down into the middleweight. Because that's the only place where there's company."
- Bono on if U2 remains best band of the world, 2009
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.