"Larry is Mr What-Can-Go-Wrong - but things can, and do. And so Larry is the brakes of the band, and when the rocket is on the wrong trajectory you're very glad of that."
did you know
The Picture of Dorian Grey mentioned in the song 'The Ocean' is a novel by Oscar Wilde, the Irish author who has been a huge influence on Bono's lyrics. In referring to it, Bono mocks his own vanity in thinking a rock star can change the world.