"Rick Rubin has a larger looming presence on this album than his 'thank you' deserves. He asked 'Why can't more people cover U2 songs?' And it's because, with all the great sounds and arrangements, you can forget that there isn't a song there."
- Bono on Rubin's influence on Songs of Innocence
did you know
In the song 'Until The End Of The World' Judas is speaking to Jesus somewhere in the afterlife, it's about the guilt and punishment Judas had after he betrayed Jesus.