"That Tube appearance was really emotional for me. I don't know why. I think it was one of the first times we'd played Sunday Bloody Sunday, and that really got me. It was really moving. And sometimes onstage there is an atmosphere. I believe it's a mixture between the audience and the band, that what happens is bigger than both of us."
- Edge on whether gigs sometimes move him to tears, 1984
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.