"Tony Blair is a war criminal, and then I see Bono and him as pals, and I go, I don't like that."
- Larry Mullen jr, 2009
did you know
The title for the song 'Shadows and Tall Trees' is taken from William Goldings "Lord Of The Flies", whose 5th chapter bears the same name. The song, and the album, is about boyhood, innocence and struggle, as is Golding's book.