"I have been saving for years and years to buy myself a Harley. That was the first real material thing I ever bought."
- Larry Mullen jr. on making money after the Joshua Tree.
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.