"We don't make pop music for mass airplay. We're doing something a little bit different that gathers up literary, art and sonic ideas."
- Adam Clayton, 2009
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.