"Adam just looked great. Big bushy hair, long caftan coat, bass guitar and amp. He talked like he could play used all the right words, like gig. I thought, this guy must know how to play."
- Larry on U2's first meeting
did you know
Many musicians have been influenced by the work of U2. There are several cover versions of U2 songs by bands such as Pet Shop Boys, Pearl Jam and The Chimes, and musicians such as Cassandra Wilson, Joe Cocker and Johnny Cash.