"To get the band going, I would sample something up or make a groove like a kick-snare high hat. And that's how it went for weeks – we were just jamming."
- Howie B. on producing Pop
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.