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  • Max_Miles

    nice+

    March 2014
  • remfam

    Another awesome song. Ageless

    August 2012
  • chamberofhellos

    cool song.

    May 2012
  • corky64

    Great....<3

    April 2012
  • Sanity_Theorist

    I think this is about capitalism in the US. Great track, fun to sing and play bass to.

    March 2012
  • gilliananne

    the finest worksong!

    February 2012
  • intheluminol

    badass song. deserves to be higher than 57 in the ranks.

    September 2011
  • flippant23

    Eponymous version rocks - I for one love the horns!

    August 2011
  • Ellivira

    ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥

    January 2011
  • lincredible

    vibraslap!

    October 2010
  • Colin_in_Mexico

    Lovely.

    September 2010
  • gal4enja

    not very best of rem, but nice

    July 2010
  • trashcity_

    the vocal melody is so amazingly quirky

    April 2010
  • corky64

    Great track....<3

    March 2010
  • Jaqui83

    Horns? I am confused? Ohhhh right.... no like horns on goats or the devil... musical horns!!! DAHHHH

    October 2009
  • amusings_bnl

    agreed. the version playing now is hornless, so that's so much better.... aaaah.

    July 2009
  • amusings_bnl

    there are a couple versions @coolbeanie. the "Eponymous" version (greatest hits) was redone with the horns. The original ... off document... no horns. I like it hornless myself.

    May 2009
  • Boomshankara

    I love this song.........

    March 2009
  • lossless777

    agree, the horns are not needed.

    March 2009
  • LadyPatience

    Great video too. Hot!

    March 2009
  • Boomshankara

    my first step in this world!!

    December 2008
  • dang710

    Haven't heard this in a while! Oh REM, I still love you...

    October 2008
  • kittell

    The horns aren't bad, but I prefer the Document version, sans horns. It feels like a Peter Gabriel song with the horns...

    June 2008
  • CantDecideAName

    Mike Mills played slap bass for this one, kind of a change for him.

    May 2008
  • cloudy_skies

    One of THE best opening tracks.

    April 2008
  • GucciPiggy90

    The Document version does not, but the Eponymous version does.

    March 2008
  • BostonIrish

    wait a minute...did this song always have the horns?

    February 2008
  • GucciPiggy90

    All sporting events should use this song to pump up the crowd.

    December 2007
  • HiFiMonster

    Great song, one of the best R.E.M. album openers!

    November 2007
  • HendrixFan42

    I saw R.E.M. in 2004, and they played Finest Worksong and Begin The Begin back to back it was incredibly awesome

    October 2007
  • quietrob

    Great album opener and also music to watch the sun rise to...

    July 2007
  • 6:00

    YOUR FINEST HOOOOOOOUR... Such a great track. Reminds me of Begin the Begin, but maybe better.

    April 2007
  • Cylob

    Finest Worksong goes down as a MAC essential.

    November 2006
  • xTomer

    i'm talking here to me alone, i listen to the

    July 2006