"I gave these guys their first job when I put the note on the school noticeboard. I have sometimes naïvely tried to bodyguard some aspects of the band. However, I am learning to let go. After thirty years it's a cool thing to still making music with your friends."
- Larry, 2006
did you know
Much of the Boy album's lyrics focus on thoughts and frustrations of adolescence. Some songs, including "I Will Follow", focus on the death of Bono's mother when he was 13.