Why Your Favorite Alt-Rock Legends Are Remixing Their Old Albums
Acts like The Replacements, Pearl Jam, and now R.E.M. have decided to tinker with the past. But they’re not rewriting history—just presenting it from a new angle.
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The Scottish band put together a covers album as a tribute to their most beloved record before the death of their singer last year. They didn't change a note.
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Frightened Rabbit’s Scott Hutchison Rates the Band’s Five LPs
Just after the release of a surprise new side project, the frontman openly discusses the triumphs and missteps of his main band’s catalog.