"I would like it to have famous songs, so that when we play them in our live show people don't go, 'What is that? Should we go to the bathroom now?'"
- Bono on his hopes for Songs of Experience
did you know
The song 'New Year's Day' is about the solidarity movement going on in Poland in the early 1980's. The government had promised changes and reforms, which would take effect on Jan. 1 of the following year, but the promises were empty.