Happy Birthday Bill Berry (R.E.M.)

Happy birthday Bill Berry (R.E.M.). Stephen Malkmus said you knew restraint, so just say no to that third piece of birthday cake. Read our review of the must-have anniversary edition of Automatic For The People (fun fact: Bill wrote most of “Everybody Hurts,” though there’s barely any drums on the track):

Essential New Music: R.E.M.’s “Automatic For The People 25th Anniversary Deluxe Edition”