"I knew about the music business that it would change me. I wanted music to change me. I don't want to be the same person tomorrow that I am today. Change, upwards movement, is essence of life. If you stay the same, your music will stay the same, it will stagnant."
- Bono, 1983
did you know
The song 'The Electric Co.' is about electric convulsion therapy, which was given to mental patients in state hospitals. It happened to a friend of the band so they wrote an angry song about it.