"The young men who spent their whole childhoods working up to making Boy had now spent twenty-five years of adulthood working up to making Atomic Bomb. I felt we had somehow got back to the same point again, revisiting that place of youth and innocence with the maturity of a lifetime."
- Adam on playing Boy songs in 2015
did you know
In September 1976, Larry Mullen, Jr. posted a notice on Mount Temple Comprehensive School's bulletin board to form a band. With seven responses to Larry's note, the band which were known at the time as The Hype, The Larry Mullen Band, Feedback and later U2 is whittled down to four as seen from 1980's debut Boy to the current day.