R.E.M. ‎– Automatic For The People

Warner Bros. Records ‎– 9362-45055-2
CD, Album, Yellow Tray

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1 Drive
Arranged By [Orchestral Arrangements By] – John Paul Jones
2 Try Not To Breathe 3:49
3 The Sidewinder Sleeps Tonite
Arranged By [Orchestral Arrangements By] – John Paul Jones
4 Everybody Hurts
Arranged By [Orchestral Arrangements By] – John Paul Jones
5 New Orleans Instrumental No. 1 2:12
6 Sweetness Follows
Cello [Additional Musician] – Knox Chandler
7 Monty Got A Raw Deal
Cello [Additional Musician] – Knox Chandler
8 Ignoreland
Harmonica [Additional Musician], Clavinet [Additional Musician] – Scott Litt
9 Star Me Kitten 3:15
10 Man On The Moon 5:12
11 Nightswimming
Arranged By [Orchestral Arrangements By] – John Paul Jones
12 Find The River 3:49

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This version is the first pressing by WME with WME and Warner-logo in matrix. It has still the old distribution code 'WE 852' on the back cover, in later versions up to 1999 the newer code 'WE 833' was used. GEMA / BIEM version.

This variant was issued with a yellow tray. Other versions with yellow trays and French distribution code 'WE 852' comes with different barcodes 0 9362-45055-2 5, 0 9362-45055-2 5 IV, 0 9362-45055-2 5 IX and 0 9362-45055-2 5 X.

A very similar variant does exist with a grey tray and different barcode 0 9362-45055-2 5 V.

For other variants of CDs with the same cat# 9362-45055-2 see master release.

Recorded at:
Bearsville Studio, Bearsville, New York
Criteria Recording Studios, Miami, Florida.

Additional recording:
John Keane Studio, Athens, Georgia
Kingsway Studio, New Orleans, Louisiana
Bosstown Recording Studios, Atlanta, Georgia.

Bad Animals/Seattle, Seattle, Washington.

Mastered at Precision Mastering.
Published by Night Garden Music administered in this world among others by Unichappell Music, Inc. (BMI)

Usage of the title and musical material of 'The Lion Sleeps Tonight' by permission of Abilene Music, Inc.
Automatic for the people is the motto and service mark of Weaver D's delicious fine foods in Clarke County, Georgia. A gracious thanks to Weaver D and his great establishment―"Automatic."

All songs BMI
©℗ 1992 R.E.M./Athens, Ltd.

Warner Bros. Records Inc., a Time Warner company,
Made In Germany by Warner Music Manufacturing Europe

Total running time: 48:53

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 0 9362-45055-2 5 I
  • Barcode (String): 093624505525
  • Matrix / Runout: 936245055-2.2 WME
  • Matrix / Runout (Mould in inner ring): [Warner 'W' logo] 44
  • Rights Society: GEMA / BIEM
  • Label Code: LC 0392
  • Price Code: France WE 852
  • Other (Stamp on jewel case front): [Warner 'W' logo]

Other Versions (5 of 143) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
9 45055-2 R.E.M. Automatic For The People(CD, Album) Warner Bros. Records 9 45055-2 US 1992 Sell This Version
CDW 45055 R.E.M. Automatic For The People(CD, Album, RP) Warner Bros. Records CDW 45055 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
LP-7-1 2039313 R.E.M. Automatic For The People(LP, Album) Croatia Records LP-7-1 2039313 Croatia 1992 Sell This Version
9362-45055-4 R.E.M. Automatic for the People(Cass, Album) Warner Music Poland 9362-45055-4 Poland 1992 Sell This Version
50 188-4, 9362-45055-4 R.E.M. Automatic For The People(Cass, Album) Popron, Warner Bros. Records 50 188-4, 9362-45055-4 Czechoslovakia 1992 Sell This Version