"At nine years of age, I saved up a bit of money and I got nine pounds for my first term of drum instruction. I didn't practice much, because I was far more interested in doing my own thing. I wanted to play along with records like Bowie and the Stones."
- Larry Mullen, 1986
did you know
In August 1989, Adam was arrested for possession of marijuana while in Dublin. In lieu of a conviction, the judge allowed him to donate £25,000 to the Dublin Women's Aid Refugee Centre.