"Sometimes we get photographed a bit too much, and for the wrong kinds of papers. You feel like saying, 'I just play bass! You don't need me in your paper!' But it's a celebrity culture, and we don't suffer for it too much. We're good at hiding behind music, but sometimes people do get excited for the wrong reasons."
- Adam on the downsides of being U2's bassist
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.