"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 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.