REM R.E.M. was an American rock band from Athens, Georgia, formed in 1980 by singer Michael Stipe, guitarist Peter Buck, bassist Mike Mills, and drummer Bill Berry. One of the first popular alternative rock bands, R.E.M. gained early attention because of Buck's ringing, arpeggiated guitar style and Stipe's unclear vocals. R.E.M. released its first single, "Radio Free Europe", in 1981 on the independent record label Hib-Tone. In 1983, the group released its critically acclaimed debut album, Murmur, and built its reputation over the next few years through subsequent releases, constant touring, and the support of college radio. Following years of underground success, R.E.M. achieved a mainstream hit in 1987 with the single "The One I Love". The group signed to Warner Bros. Records in 1988, and began to espouse political and environmental concerns while playing large arenas worldwide.

By the early 1990s, when alternative rock began to experience broad mainstream success, R.E.M. was viewed by subsequent acts such as Nirvana and Pavement as a pioneer of the genre and released its two most commercially successful albums, catapulting it to international fame, Out of Time (1991) and Automatic for the People (1992), which veered from the band's established sound. R.E.M.'s 1994 release, Monster, was a return to a more rock-oriented sound, but still continued its run of success. The band began its first tour in six years to support the album; the tour was marred by medical emergencies suffered by three band members. In 1996, R.E.M. re-signed with Warner Bros. for a reported US$80 million, at the time the most expensive recording contract in history. Its 1996 release, New Adventures in Hi-Fi, though critically acclaimed, fared worse commercially than expected. The following year, Bill Berry left the band, while Buck, Mills, and Stipe continued the group as a trio. Through some changes in musical style, the band continued its career into the next decade with mixed critical and commercial success, despite having sold more than 85 million records worldwide and becoming one of the world's best-selling bands of all time. In 2007, the band was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. R.E.M. disbanded amicably in September 2011, announcing the split on its website.

    Murmur (1983)
    Reckoning (1984)
    Fables of the Reconstruction (1985)
    Lifes Rich Pageant (1986)
    Document (1987)
    Green (1988)
    Out of Time (1991)
    Automatic for the People (1992)
    Monster (1994)
    New Adventures in Hi-Fi (1996)
    Up (1998)
    Reveal (2001)
    Around the Sun (2004)
    Accelerate (2008)
    Collapse into Now (2011)
REM Lifes Rich Pageant

REM - Lifes Rich Pageant

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2016 EU reissue on 180g LP + download= featuring 'Fall On Me' & 'Cuyahoga' & 'Superman'- one of their best! “Twenty-five years ago, Life’s Rich Pageant (1986) found R.E.M. metamorphosing from what was effectively a turbo-charged folk-rock cult indie outfi

REM Eponymous

REM - Eponymous

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2016 EU reissue on 180g LP + download= This compilation includes the original single of 'Radio Free Europe', different mixes of 'Gardening At Night', 'Finest Worksong' and the previously unreleased 'Romance'.

REM Dead Letter Office

REM - Dead Letter Office

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2016 EU reissue on 180g LP + download= Dead Letter Office is a collection of rarities and b-sides by R.E.M. featuring additional recordings, outtakes and flip side international single releases. Quite a few tracks are favorite cover versions indicating th

REM Automatic For The People  =25th anni.=

REM - Automatic For The People =25th anni.=

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2017 repressed on 180g LP =Including the hits 'Everybody Hurts', ' Man On The Moon' and 'Nightswimmingt' = It doesnt sound a whole lot like us warned Peter Buck but that was the point of REM's ninth album Largely acoustic and with string parts arranged by

REM Out of Time

REM - Out of Time

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2016 EU reissue on 180g LP = 1991's Out of Time catapulted R.E.M. from an indie favorite to one of the biggest bands in the world, with hit singles 'Losing My Religion,' 'Shiny Happy People," "Near Wild Heaven," and "Radio Song"

REM Reckoning

REM - Reckoning

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2009 remastered on 180g LP=Reckoning is their second album confirms REM as one of the most beautifully exciting groups on the planet, wrote the NME in 1984 Twenty-five years later the album remains a fan favorite for capturing REM during the youthfu...

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