"We didn't want people to get confused and think it was a U2 album, so we formed another group. That became Original Soundtracks 1 by Passengers. Brian Eno thought of the group name, I still like it."
- Bono on Passengers
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.