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About the Show
Gary Butterfield and Kole Ross talk you through R.E.M.'s history, albums, music, and influence.
Episode 14: Unplugged
August 2nd, 2017 | 47 mins 44 secs
Our second letters episode also looks at two MTV Unplugged performances, separated by a decade.
Episode 13: New Adventures in Hi Fi
July 19th, 2017 | 2 hrs 9 mins
One last hurrah for the boys as we knew them.
Episode 11: Automatic for the People
June 21st, 2017 | 2 hrs 3 mins
Two cars in every garage, and a copy of "Automatic for the People" on every media shelf.
Episode 10: Out of Time
June 7th, 2017 | 1 hr 36 mins
It took seven albums and 11 years, but R.E.M. finally got their breakthrough in 1991.
Episode 8: Document
May 10th, 2017 | 1 hr 40 mins
Their first platinum record. Their first top ten single. Their first kinda bad album?
Episode 7: Dead Letter Office
April 26th, 2017 | 1 hr 21 mins
We've already talked about most of the B-sides, so instead we turn to the mail bag to read your R.E.M. thoughts.
Episode 6: Lifes Rich Pageant
April 12th, 2017 | 1 hr 26 mins
The top half is R.E.M. at the top of their game, and the bottom half is, appropriately, some bullshit.
Episode 5: Fables of the Reconstruction
March 23rd, 2017 | 1 hr 23 mins
The band didn't like it. The critics didn't like it. But we do.
Episode 3: Murmur
March 1st, 2017 | 1 hr 24 mins
R.E.M.'s first full length album is quiet, weird, and important.
Episode 2: Chronic Town
February 15th, 2017 | 1 hr 17 secs
An opening salvo that contains bits and pieces of everything R.E.M. would be.