"I was genuinely honoured. So honoured, I completely messed up my speech. I wanted to say something like 'Dublin has done more for U2 than we have ever done for Dublin' but said the opposite. I am not the world's greatest public speaker."
- Larry on been giving the Freedom of Dublin City award
did you know
In U2's very early days, a guy called Eugene who played drums in a north Dublin rock outfit called Stryder occasionally filled in for Larry on the gigs he couldn't make.