Fables of the Reconstruction [25th Anniversary Edition]

Fables of the Reconstruction [25th Anniversary Edition]

by R.E.M.
     
 

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Originally released in 1985, R.E.M.'s 3rd album, Fables of The Reconstruction, peaked at #28 on the Billboard charts and spawned two hit singles, "Can't Get There From Here" and "Driver 8." Breaking with their tradition of recording in Athens GA, the band recorded in England with producer Joe Boyd.

This remastered original album includes a bonus disc with

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Originally released in 1985, R.E.M.'s 3rd album, Fables of The Reconstruction, peaked at #28 on the Billboard charts and spawned two hit singles, "Can't Get There From Here" and "Driver 8." Breaking with their tradition of recording in Athens GA, the band recorded in England with producer Joe Boyd.

This remastered original album includes a bonus disc with previously unreleased demos of the full album, plus three bonus track demos, recorded in Athens, GA before making the actual album in England. The bonus tracks include "Throw Those Trolls Away," a song that has never before been released in any form. The special package lift top box contains two CDs, a booklet, and a 24x36 inch poster plus four postcards. From the Label

Product Details

Release Date:
07/13/2010
Label:
Capitol
UPC:
5099964607122
catalogNumber:
46071
Rank:
5906

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Album Credits

Performance Credits

R.E.M.   Primary Artist
David Bitelli   Baritone Saxophone,Tenor Saxophone
Jim Dvorak   Trumpet
David Newby   Cello
Camilla Brunt   Violin
Philippa Ibbotson   Violin

Technical Credits

Jack Skinner   Mastering
Joe Boyd   Producer,Engineer
Jerry Boys   Engineer
Peter Buck   Composer,Director,Liner Notes
Barry Clempson   Engineer
Tony Harris   Engineer
Jim Hawkins   Engineer
Ron McMaster   Mastering
Mike Mills   Composer,Director
R.E.M.   Composer
Michael Stipe   Composer,Director,Packaging
Bill Berry   Composer
E.M. Hammond   Director
Dennis Wolfe   Executive Producer
Ron Scarselli   Paintings
Sandra Lee Phipps   Director
J. Ayers   Composer
W.T. Berry   Director
W.J. Hole   Director
Chris Billheimer   Packaging

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