Their 12th annual present to fans was recorded at last year's Bridge School Benefit. with Mr Young joining them...
The special Christmas release consists of an acoustic version of ‘Country Feedback’ which includes a solo from Young. This is backed by REM’s version of Young‘s ‘Ambulance Blues’.
Both tracks are taken from REM’s performance at last year’s Bridge School Benefit, a concert held in aid of a Californian school for severely disabled children of which Young is a long time supporter.
To join the band’s fan club, write to REM Fan Club, PO Box 8032, Athens, GA 30603.