"Adam is sampling older eras and dropping them into new eras like a postmodern artist. He's our postmodern postman."
- Bono, 2017
did you know
The Picture of Dorian Grey mentioned in the song 'The Ocean' is a novel by Oscar Wilde, the Irish author who has been a huge influence on Bono's lyrics. In referring to it, Bono mocks his own vanity in thinking a rock star can change the world.