"Even Better Than The Real Thing is the closest U2 would ever get to sound like the Rolling Stones."
- Edge, 2021
did you know
The title for the song 'Shadows and Tall Trees' is taken from William Goldings "Lord Of The Flies", whose 5th chapter bears the same name. The song, and the album, is about boyhood, innocence and struggle, as is Golding's book.