Tracklist

Digital Media 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Gardening at Night
4 3:29
2 Radio Free Europe
5 4:04
3 Talk About the Passion
4 3:21
4 Sitting Still
4.65 3:17
5 So. Central Rain
3:15
6 (Don’t Go Back to) Rockville
4:32
7 Driver 8
3:24
8 Life and How to Live It
4:07
9 Begin the Begin
3:29
10 Fall on Me
2:51
11 Finest Worksong
3:49
12 It’s the End of the World as We Know It (And I Feel Fine)
4:08
13 The One I Love
4.5 3:18
14 Stand
3:12
15 Pop Song 89
3:05
16 Get Up
2:40
17 Orange Crush
3:53
18 Losing My Religion
4.7 4:29
19 Country Feedback
3.2 4:09
20 Shiny Happy People
4.25 3:47
21 The Sidewinder Sleeps Tonite
3.65 4:08
22 Everybody Hurts
4.85 5:18
23 Man on the Moon
4.55 5:13
24 Nightswimming
4.4 4:17
25 What’s the Frequency, Kenneth?
4 4:01
26 New Test Leper
5:25
27 Electrolite
4:06
28 At My Most Beautiful
3:33
29 The Great Beyond
4 5:06
30 Imitation of Life
4 3:57
31 Bad Day
4:06
32 Leaving New York
4:49
33 Living Well Is the Best Revenge
3:13
34 Supernatural Superserious
3:24
35 Überlin
4:15
36 Oh My Heart
3:21
37 Alligator_aviator_autopilot_antimatter
2:45
38 A Month of Saturdays
1:40
39 We All Go Back to Where We Belong
3 3:35
40 Hallelujah
3:42
41 Radio Free Europe
3:12
42 Talk About the Passion
3:21
43 Fall on Me
2:59
44 The One I Love
3:17
45 Orange Crush
3:50
46 Losing My Religion
4:45
47 Man on the Moon
4:47
48 What’s the Frequency, Kenneth?
4:01
49 All the Way to Reno (You’re Gonna Be a Star)
4:23
50 Leaving New York
4:44
51 Supernatural Superserious
3:40
52 Überlin
3:53

Credits

Digital Media 1

acoustic guitar and guitar:
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (track 19)
drums (drum set):
Bill Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (tracks 2, 18, 20)
strings arranger:
Mark Bingham (track 20)
organ:
Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (track 19)
guitar:
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (track 2)
bass:
Bill Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (track 19)
Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (track 2)
bass and organ:
Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (track 20)
bass and keyboard:
Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (track 18)
electric guitar:
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (track 20)
electric guitar and mandolin:
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (track 18)
percussion:
Bill Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (tracks 18–20)
arranger:
Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (track 18)
John Paul Jones (UK rock musician of Led Zeppelin & Them Crooked Vultures) (tracks 21–22, 24)
composer:
Bill Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (tracks 1–4, 7–9, 11, 25, 41–42, 48)
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (tracks 1–4, 7–9, 11, 25, 41–42, 48)
Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (tracks 1–4, 7–9, 11, 25, 41–42, 48)
Michael Stipe (tracks 1–4, 7–9, 11, 25, 41–42, 48)
conductor:
George Hanson (tracks 21–22, 24)
engineer:
Don Dixon (tracks 2–4)
Mitch Easter (tracks 2–4)
Scott Litt (tracks 18–20)
guest acoustic guitar:
Peter Holsapple (tracks 18, 20)
guest violin:
Denise Berginson-Smith (tracks 21–22, 24)
Patti Gouvas (tracks 21–22, 24)
Lonnie Ottzen (tracks 21–22, 24)
Sandy Salzinger (tracks 21–22, 24)
Sou-Chun Su (tracks 21–22, 24)
Jody Taylor (tracks 21–22, 24)
guest cello:
Kathleen Kee (tracks 21–22, 24)
Daniel Laufer (tracks 21–22, 24)
Elizabeth Proctor Murphy (tracks 21–22, 24)
guest oboe:
Deborah Workman (tracks 21–22, 24)
guest viola:
Reid Harris (tracks 21–22, 24)
Paul Murphy (viola) (tracks 21–22, 24)
Heidi Nitchie (tracks 21–22, 24)
guest steel guitar:
John Keane (US indie rock producer/engineer) (track 19)
guest vocals:
Kate Pierson (tracks 19–20)
lyricist:
Bill Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (tracks 1–4, 7–9, 41–42)
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (tracks 1–4, 7–9, 41–42)
Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (tracks 1–4, 7–9, 41–42)
Michael Stipe (tracks 1–4, 7–9, 41–42)
mixer:
Mitch Easter (tracks 2–4)
Jamie Candiloro (track 30)
Scott Litt (tracks 21–24)
Pat McCarthy (track 30)
Clif Norrell (tracks 21–24)
producer:
R.E.M. (Athens, US rock band) (tracks 2, 13, 18–24)
Don Dixon (tracks 2–4)
Mitch Easter (tracks 1–4)
Scott Litt (tracks 13, 18–24)
Pat McCarthy (track 29)
recording engineer:
Jamie Candiloro (track 30)
Pat McCarthy (track 30)
vocals:
Bill Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (track 19)
Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (tracks 18, 20)
Michael Stipe (tracks 2, 18–24)
writer:
Bill Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (tracks 6, 10, 12–24, 26–27, 31, 43–47)
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (tracks 6, 10, 12–24, 26–34, 39, 43–47, 49–51)
Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (tracks 6, 10, 12–24, 26–34, 39, 43–47, 49–51)
Michael Stipe (tracks 6, 10, 12–24, 26–34, 39, 43–47, 49–51)
Bill Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (1983) (track 5)
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (1983) (track 5)
Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (1983) (track 5)
Michael Stipe (1983) (track 5)
phonographic copyright by:
R.E.M./Athens Ltd. (1991) (tracks 18–20)
R.E.M./Athens, Ltd. (1992) (tracks 21–24)
publisher:
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 17, 45)
Night Garden Music (tracks 2, 5–8, 10–19, 26–27, 41, 43–46)
Temporary Music (tracks 28, 30, 49)
Warner-Tamerlane (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (tracks 26–27)
mash-ups:
Astral Lotus by JV5 (track 34)
Divide My Religion by G3RSt (track 18)
The New Religion by G3RSt (track 18)
music videos:
sampled by:
My Religion by Javi Boss (track 18)
The Corner by Talib Kweli feat. Jay Rock (track 18)
part of:
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 115) (track 18)
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 149) (track 13)
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 203) (track 22)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 379) (track 2)
arrangements:
Ognuno soffre (track 22)
later parody versions:
Proving My Religion (tracks 18, 46)
Spam (track 14)
later translated parody versions:
Sufro a saco (tracks 18, 46)
later translated versions:
REMCover (tracks 18, 46)
recording of:
Bad Day (track 31)
Begin the Begin (track 9)
Country Feedback (track 19)
Driver 8 (track 7)
Electrolite (track 27)
Everybody Hurts (track 22)
Fall on Me (tracks 10, 43)
Finest Worksong (track 11)
Gardening at Night (track 1)
Get Up (track 16)
Imitation of Life (track 30)
Leaving New York (tracks 32, 50)
Losing My Religion (tracks 18, 46)
Man on the Moon (tracks 23, 47)
New Test Leper (track 26)
Nightswimming (track 24)
Orange Crush (tracks 17, 45)
Pop Song 89 (track 15)
Radio Free Europe (tracks 2, 41)
Shiny Happy People (track 20)
Sitting Still (track 4)
So. Central Rain (track 5)
Stand (track 14)
Supernatural Superserious (tracks 34, 51)
Talk About the Passion (tracks 3, 42)
The Great Beyond (track 29)
The One I Love (tracks 13, 44)
referred to in medleys:
Polka Your Eyes Out (tracks 18, 46)