"The Joshua Tree is the best record we've made to date, but it will not be our best record by a long shot."
- Bono at the end of the Eighties
did you know
According to an interview from 1982 the song 'October' is about the Bolsheviek revolution in Russia in 1917, that brought Communism to power. This theme is mixed with a personal theme, possibly Bono's mothers death.