R.E.M. - Murmur
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Based on 7 reviews
1983 Ratings: #1 / 133
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Based on 404 ratings
1983 Ratings: #6
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I really like REM, but I had never listened to their debut album, and it was mostly boring to be completely honest. Their later albums are a thousand times better.
I love REM but this was almost unbearably boring, in my opinion. According to the critic/user scores, a lot of people do not feel the same way. However, for being under 45 minutes in runtime, this felt like it took an hour to get through. I didn't particularly enjoy any track. This wave of REM just isn't my style, I guess.

Strong 5/10
With different vocals i would like it more
tl;dr: an all time favorite

Murmur is one of three, maybe four records that I would call legitimately perfect. Not just in a perfect score kind of way - a look at my profile will show you I have well over that number of perfect scores - but in the sense that there is literally nothing I would change about it. R.E.M. are a band that have been with me since I was an infant, but I’m amazed by just how much my love for this band hasn’t just remained the same, but grown along with me. ... read more
Genre Quacauraaunt: episode thirteen: "Stone Walls and Phone Calls"


Starting to walk towards the large Stone Walls the agent is topped by a man with a large bushy beard and a white mask. He's wearing green robes and looks very deshevled.

"My friend! Whatever you're looking for I have, the names R.E.Jwell and I'm you're friend indeed. Let's make a deal my friend!"

†A deal?†

"Trades! I take cash, gold, land, contracts,and people. ... read more
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Added on: March 17, 2013