"Clayton was an incredible rebel, in the true sense of the word. He would come into class with a flash of coffee and put it up on his desk and start to drink. The people would blow their heads."
- Bono on getting to know Adam in the early days
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.