Michael Stipe bought an orange plastic stencil to begin a project in
which he stenciled on a shirt every city he visited that year. After
stenciling the alphabet on many types of paper and fabrics, they and
Chris turned the finished letters into this font .
This font was created for REM’s 2003 Tour by making a standard stencil font, then reattaching the bridges.
Accelerate was created for REM’s 2007 album Accelerate. The goal was to
make a font as bold as the band’s new material, boldness on the edge of
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