Annotation

FIXME: Probably a European release; it has the 9362- cat# prefix.

Annotation last modified on 2012-11-12 00:50 UTC.

Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 How the West Was Won and Where It Got Us 3.65 4:30
A2 The Wake‐Up Bomb 3.35 5:07
A3 New Test Leper 3.35 5:25
B1 Undertow 3.25 5:08
B2 E‐Bow the Letter 3.8 5:22
B3 Leave 4 7:17
12" Vinyl 2
# Title Rating Length
C1 Departure 3.25 3:27
C2 Bittersweet Me 3.65 4:08
C3 Be Mine 3.75 5:32
C4 Binky the Doormat 3 5:00
D1 Zither 3.35 2:33
D2 So Fast, So Numb 3.5 4:11
D3 Low Desert 3.35 3:38
D4 Electrolite 3.75 4:05

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

acoustic guitar, drums (drum set), percussion and synthesizer:
William Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (track B3)
drums (drum set) and percussion:
William Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (tracks A2–B2)
drums (drum set), percussion and whistle [ennio whistle]:
William Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (track A1)
bass guitar:
Michael Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (track B1)
bass guitar and organ:
Michael Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (tracks A2–A3)
bass guitar and keyboard:
Michael Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (track B3)
bass guitar, bouzouki, guitar and mandolin:
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (track A1)
bass guitar, mellotron, Moog [Moog synthesizer] and organ:
Michael Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (track B2)
synthesizer:
Michael Stipe (track A1)
synthesizer [ARP Odyssey]:
Scott McCaughey (track B3)
guitar:
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (tracks A2–B1, B3)
Nathan December (tracks A2, B1, B3)
piano and synthesizer:
Michael Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (track A1)
ebow [e-bow guitar] and electric sitar:
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (track B2)
additional synthesizer:
Scott McCaughey (track B1)
assistant engineer:
William Field (tracks A1–B3)
Sam Hofstedt (tracks A1, A3, B2)
Victor Janacua (tracks A1–B3)
background vocals:
Michael Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (tracks A1–A2, B1)
Patti Smith (track B2)
editor:
Eric Stolz (tracks A1–B3)
lead vocals:
Michael Stipe (tracks A1–B3)
mixer:
Scott Litt (tracks A1–B3)
John Keane (US indie rock producer/engineer) (tracks A1–B3)
producer:
Scott Litt (tracks A1–B3)
R.E.M. (Athens, US rock band) (tracks A1–B3)
recording engineer:
Adam Kasper (tracks A1, A3, B2)
John Keane (US indie rock producer/engineer) (tracks A1–B3)
Patrick McCarthy (engineer) (tracks A1–B3)
Joe O’Herlihy (tracks A2, B1, B3)
Jo Ravitch (tracks A2, B1, B3)
Jeff Wooding (tracks A2, B1, B3)
writer:
William Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (tracks A1–A2, A2–B1, B1–B3)
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (tracks A1–A2, A2–B1, B1–B3)
Michael Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (tracks A1–A2, A2–B1, B1–B3)
Michael Stipe (tracks A1–A2, A2–B1, B1–B3)
publisher:
Night Garden Music (tracks A1–A2, A2–B1, B1–B3)
Universal Tunes (track B3)
Warner-Tamerlane (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (tracks A1–A2, A2–B1, B1–B3)
mixed at:
recorded at:
FleetCenter in Boston, Massachusetts, United States (1995-10-03) (track B1)
Omni Theater in Atlanta, Georgia, United States (1995-11-18 – 1995-11-21) (track B3)
live recording of:
The Wake-Up Bomb (track A2)
Undertow (R.E.M. version) (track B1)
recording of:
E-Bow the Letter (track B2)
Leave (track B3)
New Test Leper (track A3)
The Wake-Up Bomb (track A2)
Undertow (R.E.M. version) (track B1)

12" Vinyl 2

violin:
Andy Carlson (track D4)
drums (drum set) and percussion:
William Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (tracks C1–C4, D2–D4)
bass guitar:
William Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (track D1)
bass guitar [fuzz bass] and farfisa [farfisa organ]:
Michael Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (track C1)
bass guitar [fuzz bass] and keyboard:
Michael Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (track C4)
bass guitar and organ:
Michael Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (tracks D2–D3)
bass guitar and guitar:
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (track C3)
bass guitar, mellotron and organ:
Michael Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (track C2)
farfisa [farfisa organ]:
Scott McCaughey (track C4)
slide guitar:
Nathan December (track D3)
tambourine:
Nathan December (track D1)
organ:
Michael Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (track D1)
guitar:
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (tracks C1–C2, C4–D3)
Nathan December (tracks C1, C4)
guitar and keyboard:
Michael Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (track C3)
banjo and bass guitar:
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (track D4)
piano:
Scott McCaughey (tracks C2, D2–D3)
Michael Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (track D4)
autoharp:
Scott McCaughey (track D1)
güiro:
Nathan December (track D4)
assistant engineer:
William Field (tracks C1–D4)
Sam Hofstedt (track C3)
Victor Janacua (tracks C1–D4)
background vocals:
William Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (track C4)
Michael Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (tracks C1, C3–C4, D2)
editor:
Eric Stolz (tracks C1–D4)
lead vocals:
Michael Stipe (tracks C1–C4, D2–D4)
mixer:
Scott Litt (tracks C1–D4)
John Keane (US indie rock producer/engineer) (tracks C1–D4)
producer:
Scott Litt (tracks C1–D4)
R.E.M. (Athens, US rock band) (tracks C1–D4)
recording engineer:
Adam Kasper (track C3)
John Keane (US indie rock producer/engineer) (tracks C1–D4)
Patrick McCarthy (engineer) (tracks C1–D4)
Joe O’Herlihy (tracks C1–C2, C4–D4)
Jo Ravitch (tracks C1–C2, C4–D4)
Jeff Wooding (tracks C1–C2, C4–D4)
spoken vocals [count in]:
Michael Stipe (track D1)
writer:
William Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (tracks C1–C4, C4–D4)
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (tracks C1–C4, C4–D4)
Michael Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (tracks C1–C4, C4–D4)
Michael Stipe (tracks C1–C4, C4–D4)
publisher:
Night Garden Music (tracks C1–C4, C4–D4)
Warner-Tamerlane (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (tracks C1–C4, C4–D4)
mixed at:
recorded at:
The Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan, United States (1995-06-06 – 1995-06-07) (track C1)
The Spectrum in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States (1995-10-12 – 1995-10-14) (track D1)
Desert Sky Pavilion in Phoenix, Arizona, United States (1995-11-04) (tracks C4, D4)
Pyramid Arena in Memphis, Tennessee, United States (1995-11-07) (track C2)
Orlando Arena (1989–2010) in Orlando, Florida, United States (1995-11-15) (track D2)
Omni Theater in Atlanta, Georgia, United States (1995-11-18 – 1995-11-21) (track D3)
live recording of:
Binky the Doormat (track C4)
Departure (track C1)
recording of:
Be Mine (track C3)
Binky the Doormat (track C4)
Electrolite (track D4)
Low Desert (track D3)
So Fast, So Numb (track D2)
Zither (track D1)
Bittersweet Me (1995-11-07) (track C2)