"Playing October was a moment for me. Because really it's Edge's song.. Those chords and the way those notes fall holds a crowd. And me."
- Bono, 2015
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.