"The truth is when the singer is saying something that comes from right down within him, and it affects you right down within you.. and that's when you start talking about great music, as distinct from nice music."
- Bono, 1982
did you know
The title of the song Hawkmoon 269 came from a place U2 passed by during the Conspiracy of Hope tour called Hawkmoon. The number 269 stands for the amount of mixes the song needed before it was ready, it took the band three weeks to record.