"I do not think the songs are very potent, I never thought of Zooropa as anything more than an interlude... but a great one, as interludes go. By far our most interesting."
- The Edge on Zooropa
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.