'Perfect Square' features songs spanning the band's entire career...

REM are to release a live DVD featuring a performance filmed on their 2003 European tour.

‘Perfect Square’, released on February 23, features the band’s performance at Wiesbaden Bowling Green in Germany on July 19 last year. The set features songs which span the band’s entire career, from the current single ‘Animal’ to unreleased oldie ‘Permanent Vacation’, which was a staple of the band’s early live sets following their formation in 1980.

The full tracklisting is:

‘Begin The Begin’

‘What’s the Frequency, Kenneth?’

‘Maps And Legends’




‘The Great Beyond’

‘Bad Day’

‘The One I Love’

‘All The Way To Reno (You’re Gonna Be A Star)’

‘Orange Crush’

‘Losing My Religion’

‘At My Most Beautiful’


‘She Just Wants To Be’

‘Walk Unafraid’

‘Man On The Moon’

‘Everybody Hurts’

‘So Fast, So Numb’

‘Country Feedback’

‘Permanent Vacation’

‘Imitation Of Life’

‘It’s The End of the World As We Know It (And I Feel Fine)’

REM, who released a ‘Best Of’ compilation called ‘In Time’ late last year, are currently recording their 13th studio album, the follow-up to 2001’s ‘Reveal’. It should be released before the end of 2004.