R.E.M. Greatest Hits Album Arriving In November
In the wake of R.E.M.’s recent breakup announcement, a new greatest hits collection has been announced and slated for a Nov. 15 release. ‘Part Lies, Part Heart, Part Truth, Part Garbage: 1982 – 2011’ will compile hits from the bands extensive career, along…
R.E.M. Break Up, Comedians React on Twitter
As we reported yesterday, R.E.M. has surprisingly and suddenly broken up after an impressive and influential 31 year career. It seems many of today's most popular comedians were strongly affected or inspired by this announcement. Many of them have taken to twitter since then to crack jokes, talk ser…
R.E.M. Officially Breaking Up
In a surprising announcement via their official website, R.E.M. have stated that they are breaking up, ending a highly successful and creatively influential career of more than three decades. Founding members Michael Stipe, Peter Buck and Mike Mills (original drummer Bill Berry departed in 1997) iss…
R.E.M. Already Working on Next Album
Although their most recent album 'Collapse Into Now' was just released in March, R.E.M. are already back at work, recording a new studio album in their home base of Athens, Georgia.
R.E.M., ‘Uberlin’ – Song Review
R.E.M. add a worthy new title to their already impressively packed collection of chiming folk-rock songs with 'Uberlin,' the new single from their 15th studio album, 'Collapse Into Now.'