"I don't believe in luck. I walk under ladders. I'd have 13 tattooed on my arse without any problem. But I do think the universe can turn cold and nasty. I'm never surprised when the worlds get a bit ugly. I'm never surprised when U2 meets resistance".
- Bono, 2015
Guitarist The Edge recorded all the Boy songs using his natural stained Gibson Explorer. He drew inspiration from music he was listening to at the time, including Television and Siouxsie and the Banshees.