"We had an end of tour party in Atlanta. It was very emotional. The truck drivers, the steel riggers, coming up and saying, 'This is the greatest tour I've ever been on.' It had a spirit about it."
- Bono, on the Elevation Tour
U2 drew inspiration from their studio surroundings while writing "Staring At The Sun" including Howie B's ear abscess, the European Cup, and the British presence in Northern Ireland.