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R.E.M.’s ‘Green’ Gets Deluxe Reissue Tribute

Having put out deluxe reissues of much of their output on I.R.S. records, R.E.M. is now turning to their Warner Brothers catalog for anniversary editions. And this year, their major label debut, 1988’s Green, turns 25, so naturally it’s time for a reissue. The reissue includes the entire album, along with a bonus disc from the Green tour’s November 10, 1989 date in Greensboro, North Carolina.

03/07/2013

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R.E.M.’s Peter Buck Working on Solo Album

The breakup of R.E.M. may have surprised music fans last year, but the Athens, Ga. trio was calm and collected on their last press waltz, saying things like, “Splitting up now feels perfect.” Now guitarist […]

03/15/2012

REM Perform At Las Ventas Bullring In Madrid

Shiny Happy Birthday To Michael Stipe

On January 4, 1960, local Athens artist and R.E.M. frontman [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Michael Stipe[/lastfm] was born in Decatur, Georgia.

01/04/2012

Last.fm Trends: Into The Now With R.E.M.

R.E.M. is on the comeback trail, with 15th album Collapse Into Now released next week alongside short films for each track. As stalwarts of American rock, does R.E.M.’s new material still hold the same excitement […]

03/03/2011

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