"I told somebody I thought it was a dense record and word got around that we were making a dance record."
- Bono on the Achtung Baby album
did you know
The title for the song 'Shadows and Tall Trees' is taken from William Goldings "Lord Of The Flies", whose 5th chapter bears the same name. The song, and the album, is about boyhood, innocence and struggle, as is Golding's book.