Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 E-Bow the Letter (Seattle studio) 3.65 5:23
2 Tricycle (St. Louis soundcheck) 4 1:58
3 Departure (Rome soundcheck) 3:34
4 Wall of Death (Athens studio) 3:08

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set) and percussion:
Bill Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (track 1)
ebow [e-bow guitar] and electric sitar:
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (track 1)
Moog [Moog synthesizer], bass guitar, mellotron and organ:
Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (track 1)
additional performer:
Nathan December (track 3)
assistant engineer:
William Field (track 1)
Sam Hofstedt (track 1)
Victor Janacua (track 1)
background vocals:
Patti Smith (track 1)
composer:
Richard Thompson (UK folk rock singer/songwriter) (track 4)
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (track 2)
Michael Stipe (track 2)
Bill Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (track 2)
Mike Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (track 2)
editor:
Eric Stolz (track 1)
guest slide guitar:
John Keane (US indie rock producer/engineer) (track 2)
lead vocals:
Michael Stipe (track 1)
lyricist:
Richard Thompson (UK folk rock singer/songwriter) (track 4)
mixer:
Scott Litt (tracks 1, 3)
John Keane (US indie rock producer/engineer) (tracks 1–2, 4)
producer:
Scott Litt (tracks 1–3)
John Keane (US indie rock producer/engineer) (track 4)
R.E.M. (Athens, US rock band) (tracks 1, 3)
recording engineer:
Adam Kasper (track 1)
Scott Litt (tracks 2–3)
Patrick McCarthy (engineer) (track 1)
Joe O’Herlihy (tracks 2–3)
Jo Ravitch (tracks 2–3)
John Keane (US indie rock producer/engineer) (track 1)
writer:
William Berry (R.E.M. drummer) (tracks 1, 3)
Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist) (tracks 1, 3)
Michael Mills (R.E.M. bass player) (tracks 1, 3)
Michael Stipe (tracks 1, 3)
publisher:
Night Garden Music (tracks 1, 3)
Warner-Tamerlane (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (tracks 1, 3)
mixed at:
recorded at:
part of:
Anti-Hit List: September 10, 1996 (number: 2) (order: 2) (track 2)
cover recording of:
Wall of Death (track 4)
recording of:
E-Bow the Letter (track 1)
Departure (1995-02-22) (track 3)
Tricycle (1995-09-22) (track 2)