"This is a Dutch drinking song"
- Bono during the ZooTV tour on 'Tryin' To Throw Your Arms Around The World'
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.