"For a growing number of rock-and-roll fans, U2 have become the band that matters most, maybe even the only band that matters."
- Rolling Stone magazine, 1985
did you know
The song 'New Year's Day' is about the solidarity movement going on in Poland in the early 1980's. The government had promised changes and reforms, which would take effect on Jan. 1 of the following year, but the promises were empty.