"Having played God for most of the 80's, I thought it would be fun to play the Devil."
- Bono as Mister MacPhisto, 1993
did you know
The title for the song 'Shadows and Tall Trees' is taken from William Goldings "Lord Of The Flies", whose 5th chapter bears the same name. The song, and the album, is about boyhood, innocence and struggle, as is Golding's book.