Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 E‐Bow the Letter (Seattle studio) 3.65 5:24
A2 Tricycle (St. Louis soundcheck) 4 1:59
B1 Departure (Rome soundcheck) 3:35
B2 Wall of Death (Athens studio) 3:07

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

drums (drum set) and percussion:
Bill Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (track A1)
ebow [e-bow guitar] and electric sitar:
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (track A1)
Moog [Moog synthesizer], bass guitar, mellotron and organ:
Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (track A1)
additional performer:
Nathan December (track B1)
assistant engineer:
William Field (track A1)
Sam Hofstedt (track A1)
Victor Janacua (track A1)
background vocals:
Patti Smith (track A1)
composer:
Richard Thompson (UK folk rock singer/songwriter) (track B2)
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (track A2)
Michael Stipe (track A2)
Bill Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (track A2)
Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (track A2)
editor:
Eric Stolz (track A1)
guest slide guitar:
John Keane (US indie rock producer/engineer) (track A2)
lead vocals:
Michael Stipe (track A1)
lyricist:
Richard Thompson (UK folk rock singer/songwriter) (track B2)
mixer:
Scott Litt (tracks A1, B1)
John Keane (US indie rock producer/engineer) (tracks A1–A2, B2)
producer:
Scott Litt (tracks A1–B1)
John Keane (US indie rock producer/engineer) (track B2)
R.E.M. (Athens, US rock band) (tracks A1, B1)
recording engineer:
Adam Kasper (track A1)
Scott Litt (tracks A2–B1)
Patrick McCarthy (engineer) (track A1)
Joe O’Herlihy (tracks A2–B1)
Jo Ravitch (tracks A2–B1)
John Keane (US indie rock producer/engineer) (track A1)
writer:
William Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (tracks A1, B1)
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (tracks A1, B1)
Michael Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (tracks A1, B1)
Michael Stipe (tracks A1, B1)
publisher:
Night Garden Music (tracks A1, B1)
Warner-Tamerlane (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (tracks A1, B1)
mixed at:
recorded at:
part of:
Anti-Hit List: September 10, 1996 (number: 2) (order: 2) (track A2)
cover recording of:
Wall of Death (track B2)
recording of:
E-Bow the Letter (track A1)
Departure (1995-02-22) (track B1)
Tricycle (1995-09-22) (track A2)