Ten years ago today, it felt like the end of the world for R.E.M. fans, as the college radio favorites-turned-rock icons broke up for good. On September 21, 2011, the group -- down to a trio of Michael Stipe, Mike Mills and Peter Buck following... Read More.
R.E.M. has announced a reissue of the band's 1996 album New Adventures in Hi-Fi in honor of its 25th anniversary. The expanded collection, which includes the original album remastered, accompanied by 13 B-sides and rarities, is due out October 29. One... Read More.
R.E.M. is celebrating the 40th anniversary of its debut single, "Radio Free Europe," by releasing a replica of the original seven-inch vinyl 45-rpm disc. The single, which was released on the independent Hib-Tone label in July 1981 and also included an early version of "Sitting... Read More.
R.E.M. is among dozens of artists who are contributing previously unreleased recordings to an upcoming compilation in support of voting rights. The 40-track album, called Good Music to Avert the Collapse of American Democracy, is due out this Friday, September 4.... Read More.