"We picked up a strong network of gay fans on the strength of Boy. We didn't have a clue what was going on." - Adam Clayton
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.