"My brother Richard, known as Dick, was also a guitar player. In fact, he picked up the guitar before me. The guitar that I learned the first open chords on was a guitar my mother bought, cost a pound. I told her it was the best pound she had ever spend. My brother learned to play guitar on it but I also learned my first chords on it."
- The Edge, 2022
did you know
Much of the Boy album's lyrics focus on thoughts and frustrations of adolescence. Some songs, including "I Will Follow", focus on the death of Bono's mother when he was 13.