I was just having a think about all Edge's guitars and was interested to see which of his guitars are people's favourites, for instance mine is his 1972 Ivory Les Paul (think Lemon/In God's Country etc etc)
"A man so handsome, he will never be let sing in this group!"
- Bono on Larry Mullen jr.
The lyrics of The Ground Beneath Your Feet were written by Salman Rushdie, and he is featured in the video, shown writing the song. Rushdie also provides an account of his relationship with the band and how the song came to be written in his book of essays, Step Across This Line.