"On October I like Tomorrow and Stranger in a Strange Land. They're probably my two favourites. The only one that has survived in our stage set is October the piano song .. we gave up doing Gloria a year or so ago."
- The Edge on his favourite October songs, 1989
did you know
According to an interview from 1982 the song 'October' is about the Bolsheviek revolution in Russia in 1917, that brought Communism to power. This theme is mixed with a personal theme, possibly Bono's mothers death.