"We have a guitar player who is not ready to re-enter earth's atmosphere until he's taken a slice of the moon!"
- Bono, September 2008, praising The Edge
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.