Tracklist

Cassette 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 Radio Song 3.75 4:12
A2 Losing My Religion 4.6 4:26
A3 Low 3.4 4:55
A4 Near Wild Heaven 3.4 3:17
A5 Endgame 3.45 3:48
B1 Shiny Happy People 4.2 3:44
B2 Belong 3.8 4:03
B3 Half a World Away 3.65 3:26
B4 Texarkana 3.4 3:36
B5 Country Feedback 3.2 4:07
B6 Me in Honey 3.3 4:06

Credits

Cassette 1

acoustic guitar and mandolin:
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (track B3)
acoustic guitar and guitar:
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (track B5)
acoustic guitar and electric guitar:
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (track A5)
drums (drum set):
Bill Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (tracks A2, B1–B2, B4, B6)
drums (drum set) and percussion:
Bill Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (track A1)
drums (drum set) and piano:
Bill Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (track A4)
strings arranger:
Mark Bingham (tracks A1, A3–B1, B3–B4)
organ:
Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (tracks A3, B5)
guitar:
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (tracks A1, A3–A4, B6)
bass:
Bill Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (tracks B3, B5)
Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (tracks A4–A5, B6)
bass and organ:
Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (tracks A1, B1)
bass and keyboard:
Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (tracks A2, B4)
bass and piano:
Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (track B2)
electric guitar:
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (tracks B1–B2, B4)
electric guitar and mandolin:
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (track A2)
melodica:
Michael Stipe (track A5)
percussion:
Bill Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (tracks A2–B6)
electronic instruments:
Scott Litt (track A1)
harpsichord, organ and percussion:
Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (track B3)
horn and strings arranger:
Michael Stipe (track A5)
congas:
Bill Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (track A3)
arranger:
Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (tracks A2, B4)
engineer:
Scott Litt (tracks A1–B6)
guest acoustic guitar:
Peter Holsapple (tracks A2, B1, B4)
guest bass:
Peter Holsapple (tracks A1, A3)
guest electric guitar:
Peter Holsapple (track B2)
guest steel guitar:
John Keane (US indie rock producer/engineer) (tracks B4–B5)
guest alto saxophone, baritone saxophone and tenor saxophone:
Kidd Jordan (track A1)
guest bass clarinet:
Kidd Jordan (track A3)
guest bass clarinet and tenor saxophone:
Kidd Jordan (track A5)
guest baritone saxophone:
Kidd Jordan (track A4)
guest flugelhorn:
Cecil Welch (track A5)
guest vocals:
Kate Pierson (tracks B1, B5–B6)
producer:
Scott Litt (tracks A1–B6)
R.E.M. (Athens, US rock band) (tracks A1–B6)
vocals:
KRS‐One (track A1)
Bill Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (tracks A4, B2, B5)
Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (tracks A2, A4–B4)
Michael Stipe (tracks A1–B6)
writer:
Bill Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (tracks A1–B6)
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (tracks A1–B6)
Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (tracks A1–B6)
Michael Stipe (tracks A1–B6)
phonographic copyright by:
R.E.M./Athens Ltd. (1991) (tracks A1–B6)
publisher:
Night Garden Music (tracks A1–A3, A5, B2–B3, B5)
mash-ups:
Divide My Religion by G3RSt (track A2)
The New Religion by G3RSt (track A2)
music videos:
Low (music video) by R.E.M. (track A3)
sampled by:
My Religion by Javi Boss (track A2)
The Corner by Talib Kweli feat. Jay Rock (track A2)
part of:
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 115) (order: 115) (track A2)
later parody versions:
Proving My Religion (track A2)
later translated parody versions:
Sufro a saco (track A2)
later translated versions:
REMCover (track A2)
recording of:
Belong (track B2)
Country Feedback (track B5)
Endgame (track A5)
Half a World Away (track B3)
Losing My Religion (track A2)
Low (track A3)
Me in Honey (track B6)
Near Wild Heaven (track A4)
Radio Song (track A1)
Shiny Happy People (track B1)
Texarkana (track B4)
referred to in medleys:
Polka Your Eyes Out (order: 6) (track A2)

Release

art direction and graphic design:Tom Recchion
Michael Stipe
design/illustration:Ben Katchor (cartoonist)
Ed Rogers (Typographer)
photography:Frank W. Ockenfels III (American photographer)
Karina Santos (Photographer)
Doug Starn (Photographer)
Mike Starn (Photographer)
assistant mixer:Dave Friedlander
Tom Garneau
assistant engineer:Ted Malia
Mike Reiter
engineer:John Keane (US indie rock producer/engineer)
producer:Scott Litt
R.E.M. (Athens, US rock band)
horn arranger:Mark Bingham
mastering:Stephen Marcussen (mastering engineer)
guest cello:Andrew Cox
Elizabeth Proctor Murphy
guest double bass:Ralph Jones (Double Bass)
guest viola:Reid Harris
Paul Murphy (viola)
guest violin:David Arenz
Ellie Arenz
David Braitberg
David Kempers
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/991637 [info]
ASIN:US: B000002LOF [info]