"I usually think we go into the studio to find music, I felt this time it found us."
- Bono after recording Moment of Surrender, which was recorded in one take
did you know
According to an interview from 1982 the song 'October' is about the Bolsheviek revolution in Russia in 1917, that brought Communism to power. This theme is mixed with a personal theme, possibly Bono's mothers death.