"I don't really have a rule, but sometimes when we're honing a song I just kind of go with what feels like it's going to give me the most options, be the most fruitful for what's needed."
- Adam on sometimes using a pick for his bass, and sometimes not
did you know
Much of the Boy album's lyrics focus on thoughts and frustrations of adolescence. Some songs, including "I Will Follow", focus on the death of Bono's mother when he was 13.