"One has to be real, one has to be honest and truthful. But I think to lose hope is to allow despondency to take over.. And that's, I think, where U2 would generally try and get engaged."
- The Edge, 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.