"Out of Control is about waking up on your 18th birthday and realising you're 18 years old and that the two most important decisions in your life have nothing to do with you - being born and dying" - Bono
did you know
'40' from the War album almost was never recorded. The band (minus Adam Clayton who had left the studio) had gone over their booked studio time, but convinced the studio manager to let them record '40'. It has closed many show since. The Edge plays both electric and bass guitar on the song.