"I do believe our music is special. But you have to separate the music from the people. The music is special, but I don't think we are. We are ordinary people."
- Larry Mullen, 1987 (Time)
did you know
According to an interview from 1982 the song 'October' is about the Bolsheviek revolution in Russia in 1917, that brought Communism to power. This theme is mixed with a personal theme, possibly Bono's mothers death.