"Radio Free Europe" was R.E.M.'s first single. It represents a breakthrough moment, when indie rock was splitting away from punk music to become its own sound. Engineer Mitch Easter, radio manager Mike Henry, and R.E.M.’s Mike Mills look back.
Bonus Track: R.E.M. Live at Tyrone's O.C. (1981)
Big fan. Love the reference to Harry Nillsson.
Awesome and very creative twist. Story well told.
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