"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
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.