"Let me say first of all that I don't do interviews, ever. I did them when the band first started, and then I stopped because I didn't enjoy them. I've seen issues of Modern Drummer and I like what the magazine does, so I decided to do this. I'm not a talker, I hope you can make sense of what I say."
- Larry in an interview for the Modern Drummer, 1986
did you know
The Picture of Dorian Grey mentioned in the song 'The Ocean' is a novel by Oscar Wilde, the Irish author who has been a huge influence on Bono's lyrics. In referring to it, Bono mocks his own vanity in thinking a rock star can change the world.