Label: I.R.S. Records - CD 70054 • Format: CD Compilation • Country: US • Genre: Rock • Style: Alternative Rock, Indie Rock
Dead Letter Office is a rarities and B-sides collection by R. The album is essentially a collection of many additional recordings R. Many of the tracks are favorite cover versions indicating the band's disparate influences and musical tastes, including three Velvet Underground covers, and songs by PylonAerosmith Gardening At Night - R.E.M. - Dead Letter Office Roger Miller. Guitarist Peter Buck composed wry, self-deprecating and, in one instance, apologetic liner notes to the songs on the album.
Buck initially had doubts about releasing it, saying he felt as though people would perceive the album as the band "trying to cash in, maybe to sell some records", as the ultimate release date predated that of the band's final studio album with I. The album was initially issued as a song collection on vinyl and cassette, but when its CD edition appeared the five tracks from the band's Chronic Town EP were added. This is the only current CD availability of Chronic Town. Dead Letter Office originally reached No.
Referring to the album inPitchfork were favorable, saying the album was "such a blast" due to it possessing a certain "kind of drunken studio fuckery. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Dead Letter Office review". Retrieved September 20, Robert Christgau. Rolling Stone. Archived from the original on November 15, Retrieved August 26, London, UK: Spotlight Publications ltd.
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