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Radio Song - R.E.M. - Its R.E.M. Jim... But Not As We Know Them (CD)

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  1. "What's the Frequency, Kenneth?" is a song by the American alternative rock band R.E.M. from their album Monster. The song's title refers to an incident in New York City in , when two then-unknown assailants attacked journalist Dan Rather, while repeating "Kenneth, what is the frequency?".. The song was the first single taken from the album, which was released three weeks later.
  2. It peaked at number 21 on the Billboard Hot and at number 9 on the UK Singles Chart. By its success and the band's like for the song, it was placed on R.E.M.'s Warner Bros. Records 'best of' compilation album In Time: The Best of R.E.M. – in and was the only track from Monster to feature on the compilation.
  3. R.E.M. was an Alternative Rock band from Athens, Georgia, the same city from where The Bs came a few years before. It was formed in when University of Georgia student Michael Stipe (vocals) met Peter Buck (guitar), who worked at a record store.
  4. The song is about a girl who comes by for (presumably) sexual encounters. The recorded version is a tidy two and a half minutes with nothing explicit, but when Them (and later The Doors) would perform the song live, it often became an extended jam with Morrison going into more graphic, spoken-word detail about the encounter.
  5. Aug 10,  · When it was released as a single in , “(Don’t Go Back To) Rockville” did not become a hit, in part because R.E.M. was still more of a word-of-mouth, critical sensation at that point.
  6. Singer Michael Stipe finally confesses that even he doesn't know what he's trying to say--among the lines flying by are "tryin' to tell you something we don't know" and "there's something going on that's not quite right." But R.E.M.'s roar is at its sharpest, as Peter Buck's guitars twist /5().
  7. Sep 13,  · As heard in Captain Marvel. "Man On The Moon" from R.E.M.'s album Automatic For The People. Discover more R.E.M. via Apple Essentials (toscansnulimootecancontnukilsombwi.coinfo
  8. R.E.M. released its first single, "Radio Free Europe", in on the independent record label toscansnulimootecancontnukilsombwi.coinfo was followed by the Chronic Town EP in , the band's first release on I.R.S. toscansnulimootecancontnukilsombwi.coinfo , the group released its critically acclaimed debut album, Murmur, and built its reputation over the next few years through releases every year from to Reckoning, Fables of the Also known as: Hornets Attack Victor Mature, .

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