"So close and personal - the first time I heard "40" live, seeing the boys in Ireland is every fans dream, and I was lucky enough to be on front rail in Belfast. (thanks to an amazing Irish fan I just met)."
"Love the meaning, brings tears every time I hear it!"
what they said
"A journalist said that she saw the picture on the tube in London and she said, ‘It’s kind of homoerotic’, and I was going, 'It’s missing the point.' She was so wrong about that. This is a father and son. It’s powerful. There’s nothing erotic about it."
- Larry on the Songs of Innocence album cover
did you know
U2 participated in the Live Aid concert at Wembley Stadium for Ethiopian famine relief in July 1985, which was seen by more than a billion people worldwide.