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8. Peter Buck – 10 Million BC
Let’s face it, REM can be somewhat (make that very) po-faced at times, so guitarist Peter Buck’s new solo song provides a perhaps surprising bit of light-hearted lunacy. Sludgier than a swathe of rock-festival mud after a 24-hour monsoon, this grimy blues-rockin’ toon augers well for the rest of Buck’s upcoming album.