"Some people were expecting us to come out with sonic fireworks, a totally different sound. And it is very different, but the real changes are in perspective view and songwriting. And going into telling these very personal stories. It turns out everybody has a street they grow up from."
- Bono on Songs of Innocence, 2014
did you know
The album, The Unforgettable Fire, was named after a series of paintings made by survivors of the atomic bombs at Hiroshima and Nagasaki.