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Murmur

Author: J Niimi
Publisher: New York : Continuum, 2005.
Series: 33 1/3, 22.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"R.E.M.'s debut album released in 1983, [it's their second release, after 1982's Chronic Town EP], was so far removed from the prevailing trends of American popular music that it still sounds miraculous and out of time today. [Niimi] tells the story of the album's genesis - with ... input from Don Dixon and [Chronic Town producer] Mitch Easter. He also investigates [lead singer] Michael Stipe's hypnotic, mysterious  Read more...
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Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: J Niimi
ISBN: 0826416721 9780826416728
OCLC Number: 57514701
Description: xvi, 144 pages ; 17 cm.
Contents: Murmur. Athens ; Charlotte --
Dreams of Elysian. Pueraria lobata, lower ; Headwaters/watershed.
Series Title: 33 1/3, 22.
Responsibility: J. Niimi.
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The band that took US college rock across the world and turned it into stadium rock. This is their first album that kicked off their journey to stardom and remains a cult obsession to the legions of  Read more...

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"'A brilliant idea' The Times; 'Neat' Nick Hornby; 'Pocket-size books about favourite albums is a nice idea, akin to TV's Classic Albums and with an equal amount of care and attention.' The Guardian Read more...

 
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