"The Edge is one of these people, that you wouldn't see him doing his homework. But he slopes off in the evening and he would be up for a couple of hours writing a song. There were songs that would come from him that were fully formed. Sunday Bloody Sunday was one of these songs. Vertigo is another example."
- Adam on U2's recording process, 2021
did you know
The song 'New Year's Day' is about the solidarity movement going on in Poland in the early 1980's. The government had promised changes and reforms, which would take effect on Jan. 1 of the following year, but the promises were empty.