"I realized that every kid who loses his mother thinks his mother abandoned him. Even if their mother is knocked over by car, it's, 'She left me.' And grief turns into rage. That is the story of rock 'n' roll — abandoned mothers."
- Bono on Iris, 2015
did you know
The photograph on the Songs of Innocence album cover was shot a year in advance as an experiment and Larry didn't think he'd see it again.