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WATCH: R.E.M.’s Michael Stipe, Brian Eno and Stephen Colbert Perform Bill Withers’ “Lean on Me”

December 29th, 2011

Last month, Michael Stipe, former frontman of the now-defunct seminal alternative rock outfit R.E.M. stopped by the Stephen Colbert show for a special tribute from the man himself. Check out a video of Stipe performing Bill Withers’ “Lean on Me” with Colbert and famed English artist Brian Eno. Read more…

By Nick Vadala Posted in News ,

R.E.M. Breaks Up

September 21st, 2011

The guys from seminal alt-rock outfit R.E.M. announced their decision to break up today via an official posting on their website, saying that they will walk away from their legendary group with a “great sense of gratitude, of finality, and of astonishment.” Read more…

By Nick Vadala Posted in Top Story

R.E.M Launches New Remix Project

February 8th, 2011

R.E.M.’s most recent effort to give their fans an interactive musical experience continues with the announcement of an exciting new remix project. Read more…

By Carrie Felter Posted in News ,

R.E.M.’s Mike Mills Explains No Plans To Tour

January 28th, 2011

R.E.M’s Mike Mills elaborated on the fact that the band has no plans to tour in support of their forthcoming album, Collapse Into Now. Read more…

By Alison Bakker Posted in News

R.E.M. Releases Album without Plans for Tour

January 24th, 2011

After touring behind their 2008 Accelerate, R.E.M. has no plans to tour behind their upcoming album, Collapse into Now. Read more…

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Listen: First Official Single from R.E.M.’s Collapse Into Now

January 17th, 2011

At this rate, fans will get to hear the entirety of R.E.M.’s new album Collapse Into Now before it’s released on March 8. The group just released the album’s first single “Mine Smell Like Honey,” the fourth song available from the group’s upcoming album. Read more…

By Dan Wisniewski Posted in News ,

Another New R.E.M. Song Surfaces

January 3rd, 2011

R.E.M. (Warner Bros.) continue to tease us. First they released “Discoverer,” the first taste from their new album Collapse Into Now. Then “It Happened Today” featuring Eddie Vedder came out. Now “Oh My Heart” has surfaced, courtesy of NPR.  Read more…

By Dan Wisniewski Posted in News ,

R.E.M. Release Another New Song

December 20th, 2010

Collapse Into Now is the new R.E.M. (Warner Bros.) record out in the spring, and the group has released another new track from the album, this one featuring a special guest – Pearl Jam’s Eddie Vedder. Read more…

By Dan Wisniewski Posted in News ,

R.E.M. Release New Christmas Song, Instrumental Mash-Up of New Tracks

December 13th, 2010

R.E.M. (Warner Bros.) have a new album out called Collapse Into Now coming out in the spring, but that hasn’t stopped them from continuing a tradition of releasing a Christmas song every year to their fan club. Check out the track – and a mash-up of instrumental takes of new songs – below the jump. Read more…

By Dan Wisniewski Posted in News ,

R.E.M. Wrap Up Studio Sessions

September 21st, 2010

R.E.M. have completed studio sessions for their 15th album, which they hope to release next spring. The band has teamed up with producer Jacknife Lee (U2, Bloc Party, Snow Patrol), who also produced the band’s 2008 LP Accelerate. Read more…

By Zach Wolk Posted in News