R.E.M. - Document (25th Anniversary Edition)

Today: $25.61
Out of stock

Club O Gold Members Earn

$1.28 | 5% Rewards*

Rewards

GOLD

$19.95/yr.

5% Rewards

Earn even faster

Free Shipping

Never pay extra*

Exclusive Rewards

Save big-- up to 40%

Exclusive Offers

Straight to your inbox

5% Dining Rewards

Get paid to go out tonight

ITEM# 14517565
    Notify me when it is back in stock!

    Enter your email address, we will notify you if it comes back in stock.

Love this item?

Save it to a list so you can find it anytime!


Oops,

something went wrong.

Please refresh the page and try again.


Details

ITEM#: 14517565

R.E.M.: Michael Stipe (vocals); Peter Buck (guitar); Mike Mills (bass, keyboards, background vocals); Bill Berry (drums). Additional personnel: Steve Berlin (horns); Carl Marsh (synthesizer). Recorded at Sound Emporium, Nashville, Tennessee. Personnel: Steve Berlin (horns). Liner Note Author: David Daley. Recording information: Muziekcentrum Vredenburg, Utrecht, Holland (09/14/1987); Sound Emproium, Nashville (09/14/1987). Photographer: Karekin Goekjian. R.E.M.'s final album for IRS Records, 1987's DOCUMENT was the Georgia quartet's commercial breakthrough. The initial single, the spookily obsessive "The One I Love," was an unexpected Top 10 hit, and its follow-up, the "Subterranean Homesick Blues"-style rant "It's the End of the World as We Know It (And I Feel Fine)," became one of R.E.M.'s most renowned songs. The first R.E.M. album produced by Scott Litt (soon to be a frequent collaborator) DOCUMENT skillfully blends the commercial gloss of LIFE'S RICH PAGEANT and the mysterioso murk of FABLES OF THE RECONSTRUCTION, combining the best elements of both for what would soon become R.E.M.'s signature sound. (Note the thumping rhythm section on the opening "Finest Worksong" and the oddly buoyant melody of "Exhuming McCarthy.") The band even manages to salute one of its favorite predecessors by romping through a loose, fun cover of Wire's "Strange."

Specs

UPC 5099997200628
Runtime 119 min.
Type Boxed Set
Genre Rock & Pop
Sub Genre Alternative
Label Capitol Records
Producer R.E.M.; Scott Litt
Number of Discs 2
Track Listing Disc 1
  • 1. Finest Worksong
  • 2. Welcome to the Occupation
  • 3. Exhuming McCarthy
  • 4. Disturbance at the Heron House
  • 5. Strange
  • 6. It's the End of the World as We Know It (And I Feel Fine)
  • 7. One I Love, The
  • 8. Fireplace
  • 9. Lightnin' Hopkins
  • 10. King of Birds
  • 11. Oddfellows Local 151
Disc 2
  • 1. Finest Worksong - (live)
  • 2. These Days - (live)
  • 3. Lightnin' Hopkins - (live)
  • 4. Welcome to the Occupation - (live)
  • 5. Driver 8 - (live)
  • 6. Feeling Gravitys Pull - (live)
  • 7. I Believe - (live)
  • 8. One I Love, The - (live)
  • 9. Exhuming McCarthy - (live)
  • 10. Wolves, Lower - (live)
  • 11. Fall on Me - (live)
  • 12. Just a Touch - (live)
  • 13. Oddfellows Local 151 - (live)
  • 14. Little America - (live)
  • 15. It's the End of the World as We Know It (And I Feel Fine) - (live)
  • 16. Begin the Begin - (live)
  • 17. Disturbance at the Heron House - (live)
  • 18. Moral Kiosk - (live)
  • 19. Life and How to Live It - (live)
  • 20. So. Central Rain - (live)
Format Compact Disc
Spars Coding n/a
Artists R.E.M.
Country of Origin United States

Questions & Answers

Yay! Be the first to ask a question about this product.

Shopping Tips & Inspiration

Shipping & Returns

Contact Information
This product is not yet released, and is expected to ship on Sep. 25, 2012.

This date is subject to change. In order to assure you receive Overstock.com's low price on this item, your credit card will be charged upon order placement. The item will ship immediately upon release.

Standard Return Policy:

Items must be returned in new or unused condition and contain all original materials included with the shipment. More Details

FINAL SALE EXCLUSION: Items marked as FINAL SALE are not returnable unless the problem you experience is the result of our error.

For your protection, all orders are screened for security purposes. If your order is selected for review, our Loss Prevention Team may contact you by phone or email. There may be a two business day delay to process your order.

** Most Oversize orders are delivered within 1-4 weeks. Some orders may take 6 weeks to be delivered.

Advertisement