BEST OF ’87/’88: Document, featuring their biggest single yet. PROFILE: With enigmatic song titles and unintelligible lyrics, R.E.M. had to be content with their status among critics and cultists as divine beings—until their seventh record, that is, a bona fide smasheroo.

January 4, 1988
Peter Buck

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