R.E.M. – Shiny Happy People (US 12″ Promo)

A trio of short alternative takes of this R.E.M. track from  1991. I deliberately don’t mention they are “dance” mixes because they would ruin the song. No, these are alternative mixes which give a different take on this classic. Mixed by their producer Scott “The Louie” Litt. The sparse “Hip” mix really puts Stipe’s duet with Kate Pierson of the B-52’s to the front. The “Pop” mix grooves up the beats but is pretty similar to the single. The “Dance To The Music” is an attempt to be street with even some scratching on it; on a R.E.M. record !!! Great fun!!!

NEW LINK 2016

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Sooo promo that the same tracks are on both sides!

Warner Bros. Records ‎– PRO-A-5060shinycov.jpg

A1 Shiny Happy People (Dance To The Music Mix) 4:45
A2 Shiny Happy People (Pop Mix) 4:04
A3 Shiny Happy People (Hip Mix) 3:33
B1 Shiny Happy People (Dance To The Music Mix) 4:45
B2 Shiny Happy People (Pop Mix) 4:04
B3 Shiny Happy People (Hip Mix) 3:33
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11 responses

  1. WOW AGAIN!!! Didn’t know this existed! How awesome!

    thank you!

  2. Just got caught up on your shares this week. A huge thanks for this one along with Visage & Yes. Great stuff

  3. Fantastic. Again, this is a new one for me.

  4. File does not exist on this server

    1. Please ask nicely for a re-up then !

  5. Wow, this is great but not available anymore. Would be great if you can re-upload that one again, please!!!

  6. WOW, can you plaese re-upload this Promo from REM? Would be very great 😉

    1. Will do in a few days !

      1. Thanks a lot, you have so much stuff here. think i need weeks for all of it. You are great!!!!

    2. Done now, sorry about the delay!

  7. Thank a 1000 times, Amazing. I’m so happy you upload it.

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