"It's a Dublin album, all about being teenagers on the northside and how our city shaped us both as men and musicians"
- Bono on Songs Of Innocence
did you know
The title of the song Hawkmoon 269 came from a place U2 passed by during the Conspiracy of Hope tour called Hawkmoon. The number 269 stands for the amount of mixes the song needed before it was ready, it took the band three weeks to record.