"The young men who spent their whole childhoods working up to making Boy had now spent twenty-five years of adulthood working up to making Atomic Bomb. I felt we had somehow got back to the same point again, revisiting that place of youth and innocence with the maturity of a lifetime."
- Adam on playing Boy songs in 2015
did you know
The Unforgettable Fire album title is a reference to "The Unforgettable Fire"—an art exhibit about the atomic bombing of Hiroshima. The band saw the exhibit in November 1983 in Japan while on the War Tour.