Widely considered to be one of the best albums of the 90s, 1992’s Automatic For The People features R.E.M.’s iconic hit singles...
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Widely considered to be one of the best albums of the 90s, 1992’sAutomatic For The Peoplefeatures R.E.M.’s iconic hit singles “Nightswimming,” “Man on the Moon” and “Everybody Hurts.”
Commemorating the album’s 25thAnniversary, remastered from original analogue tapes by Stephen Marcussen under the direction of original Producer Scott Litt. You've got a choice of formats including the remastered Deluxe edition boxset which features previously unreleased material, including 20 never-before-heard demos, and the previously unreleased tracks “Mike’s Pop Song” and “Devil Rides Backwards.” The Blu-ray disc in this deluxe set offers the full album (with bonus track “Photograph” featuring Natalie Merchant) mixed in Dolby Atmos, plus a high-resolution master of the album, music videos, and the original 1992 EPK. Also included isLive At The 40 Watt Club 11/19/92– a live set performed in R.E.M.’s hometown of Athens, GA.
VINYL This 180 gram vinyl edition features the full original album, remastered from the original analog tapes. Includes digital download card.
2CD Remastered album with bonus CD - Live At The 40 Watt Club - and a booklet in a rigid clamshell box.
DELUXE 3CD + BLU RAY Housed in a 12” x 12” box, the Deluxe edition features a 60-page book, offering photos by Anton Corbjin and Melodie McDaniel, plus expanded liner notes by Tom Doyle who conducted new interviews with all 4 band members.
CD 2features live tracks recorded at the band’s 1992 show atThe 40 Watt Clubin Athens, the year of Automatic For The People’s original release. This was the only concert that R.E.M. performed that year. The highly sort-after & acclaimed recording isremixed from the original multi-tracks by John Keane.
CD 3presents acompletely unreleased treasure-trove of20 demo versionsof all the tracks from the original album +unreleased songsfrom the recording sessions that didn’t make the record first time around & have been approved by the band for inclusion 25-years on.
Blu-Ray discrounds out the package featuringa pioneeringDolby Atmosmix of the album, making Automatic For The People the***first evercommercial album release***topresentthis immersive 3D sound technologyfor home consumption &playback. As well as the Dolby Atmos Surround & Hi-Resolution Audio mixes of the album, the Blu-Ray includes all the up-scaled original promo videos & the original Automatic press kit+ more!
The four discs are housed in a bespoke lift-off 12” x 12” boxset which also includes a hard-back book with brand new extended essay by acclaimed MOJO writerTom Doyle, contributions from all of the band including memorabilia & unseen photos fromAnton Corbijn’s album sessions.