"I knew about the music business that it would change me. I wanted music to change me. I don't want to be the same person tomorrow that I am today. Change, upwards movement, is essence of life. If you stay the same, your music will stay the same, it will stagnant."
- Bono, 1983
did you know
The final track on the Boy album, "Shadows and Tall Trees", gives a nod to William Golding's novel Lord of the Flies; it shares its name with a chapter from the book.