Annotation

There are different Matrix / Runout Numbers known of:

The initial first pressing:

936245055-2 WME
Plastic Inner Ring with Warner 'W' logo without Number Imprint

And the secondary pressings:

936245055-2.2 WME
Plastik Inner Ring with Warner 'W' logo...

With three Variants existing :
without Number Imprint
22
40

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Annotation last modified on 2020-06-07 07:42 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Drive 4.3 4:32
2 Try Not to Breathe 4 3:50
3 The Sidewinder Sleeps Tonite 3.85 4:09
4 Everybody Hurts 4.9 5:20
5 New Orleans Instrumental No. 1 3.35 2:16
6 Sweetness Follows 3.8 4:22
7 Monty Got a Raw Deal 4 3:18
8 Ignoreland 4.35 4:28
9 Star Me Kitten 3.6 3:16
10 Man on the Moon 4.55 5:14
11 Nightswimming 4.4 4:18
12 Find the River 4.2 3:50

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Bill Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (track 5)
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (track 5)
Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (track 5)
Michael Stipe (track 5)
conductor:
George Hanson (tracks 1, 3–4, 11)
engineer:
Clif Norrell (tracks 1–12)
guest violin:
Denise Berginson-Smith (tracks 1, 3–4, 11)
Patti Gouvas (tracks 1, 3–4, 11)
Lonnie Ottzen (tracks 1, 3–4, 11)
Sandy Salzinger (tracks 1, 3–4, 11)
Sou-Chun Su (tracks 1, 3–4, 11)
Jody Taylor (tracks 1, 3–4, 11)
guest cello:
Knox Chandler (tracks 6–7)
Kathleen Kee (tracks 1, 3–4, 11)
Daniel Laufer (tracks 1, 3–4, 11)
Elizabeth Proctor Murphy (tracks 1, 3–4, 11)
guest oboe:
Deborah Workman (tracks 1, 3–4, 11)
guest viola:
Reid Harris (tracks 1, 3–4, 11)
Paul Murphy (viola) (tracks 1, 3–4, 11)
Heidi Nitchie (tracks 1, 3–4, 11)
guest Clavinet and harmonica:
Scott Litt (track 8)
mixer:
Scott Litt (tracks 1–12)
Clif Norrell (tracks 1–12)
orchestrator:
John Paul Jones (UK rock musician of Led Zeppelin & Them Crooked Vultures) (tracks 1, 3–4, 11)
producer:
Scott Litt (tracks 1–12)
R.E.M. (Athens, US rock band) (tracks 1–12)
vocals:
Michael Stipe (tracks 1–4, 6–12)
writer:
Bill Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (tracks 1–4, 6–12)
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (tracks 1–4, 6–12)
Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (tracks 1–4, 6–12)
Michael Stipe (tracks 1–4, 6–12)
phonographic copyright by:
R.E.M./Athens, Ltd. (1992) (tracks 1–12)
publisher:
Night Garden Music (tracks 1–12)
mixed at:
part of:
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 203) (track 4)
arrangements:
Ognuno soffre (track 4)
is based on:
recording of:
Drive (track 1)
Everybody Hurts (track 4)
Find the River (track 12)
Ignoreland (track 8)
Man on the Moon (track 10)
Nightswimming (track 11)
Star Me Kitten (track 9)
Sweetness Follows (track 6)
Try Not to Breathe (track 2)

Release

art direction and design/illustration:Tom Recchion
Michael Stipe
photography:Anton Corbijn (photography)
Fredrik Nilsen (experimental musician / photographer)
mixer:Scott Litt
Clif Norrell
graphic design:Cecil Juanarena
additional engineer:Ed Brooks (audio engineer at RFI Mastering in Seattle)
George Cowan
Mark Howard (producer/recording engineer, New Orleans/Los Angeles based)
John Keane (US indie rock producer/engineer)
Tod Lemkuhl
Ted Malia
Andrew Roshberg
engineer:Clif Norrell
producer:Scott Litt
R.E.M. (Athens, US rock band)
mastering:Stephen Marcussen (mastering engineer)
bass:Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player)
contrabass clarinet and harmonica:Scott Litt
guitar:Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist)
membranophone and percussion:Bill Berry (R.E.M. drummer)
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/5130776 [info]
ASIN:DE: B000002MG1 [info]
other databases:https://www.musik-sammler.de/media/9273/ [info]