Date: November 26, 2002
EAST OF VENUSFeaturing members of Winter Hours, The Feelies, Luna, and The Bongos. Winter Hours’ “Smoke Rings” peaked at #12 on Billboard’s Modern Rock Charts. The Feelies’ Crazy Rhythms was cited by R.E.M.’s Michael Stipe as a major influence, and were featured in Jonathan Demme’s film Something Wild. Michael, Stan & Rob were members of Foggy Notion (VU cover band) with guest members Richard Lloyd, Joseph Marques (Winter Hours), and Glenn Mercer.