"After that, I think we were a band. We had actually managed to play in public together without totally disgracing ourselves. It was as if my identity changed. I was no longer the blond kid hanging out in the corridor, I was now the kid in the band."
- Larry on performing for the first time at Mount Temple
One recording of the song One Step Closer ran for more than 15 minutes, with Bono adding many verses that were subsequently dropped.