"We came from the suburbs of Dublin – two ostensibly English and two ostensibly Irish, which was symbolic and a metaphor for this nation – and we didn’t take no for an answer. We said: ‘We want to be the biggest band on the northside of Dublin, we want to be the biggest band in Dublin, we want to be the biggest band in Ireland...’ and it kind of went from there."
- Adam, 2022
did you know
The guy mentioned in the song Bullet The Blue Sky with "his face red like a rose on a thorn bush" is Ronald Reagan according to an interview with Bono in 2006.