"Recording Moment of Surrender was the most magical experience I've ever had in a studio. The piece came together very quickly, and it was only played once. It was never played again."
- Brian Eno
did you know
According to an interview from 1982 the song 'October' is about the Bolsheviek revolution in Russia in 1917, that brought Communism to power. This theme is mixed with a personal theme, possibly Bono's mothers death.