"There was a time when I would have thought that being in a band meant sex, drugs and rock and roll. It would have been an aspiration originally. But, in a way, once I found myself in that situation, I wasn't so keen on it."
"All Along the Watchtower" was recorded in Justin Herman Plaza in San Francisco in front of what many consider to be the ugliest sculpture in the city. Bono's spraypainted words required a formal apology from the band and were removed within days.