"A few days after the album [Songs of Innocence] was finished, I thought Iris shouldn't be part of the album. Even though the song is a beautiful tune and everything, I just thought it was going a bit far and it's not very punk rock, singing about your mother."
did you know
The song 'I Threw A Brick Through A Window' is about not liking yourself. It's seeing our reflection in the window and wanting to smash it.