Thursday May 16
R.E.M. Bassist Mike Mills: 'There Are Zero Plans For a Reunion'
When R.E.M. announced their breakup in September 2011, many fans thought it was only a matter of time until they announced a reunion.
Wed May 15, 2013
R.E.M.: Green 25th Anniversary Reissue
Integrity has always been a big part of R.E.M. When the band finally did make the jump to the bigs, some fans, not surprisingly, didn't take it well.
R.E.M bassist says there will be no reunion tour
R.E.M announced their break up in September 2011 and in an interview with Rolling Stone Mills said, "We said we're done and we're done.
Tue May 14, 2013
Dreams They Complement My Life
Fluxblog is the very first MP3 Blog. It was founded by me, Matthew Perpetua , in 2002.
Mon May 13, 2013
Listen to The Arrow's Web special on the transitional "Green"
This year marks the 25th anniversary of R.E.M.'s landmark "Green" album, released in November 1988 and featuring such stand-outs as "Pop Song 89," "Stand" and "Orange Crush." The anniversary edition of the album includes a second disc with the entire 21-song performance from their concert in Greensboro, N.C. that came at the end of the band's ... (more)
Something Else! Reviews
New Music Monday: R.E.M., Del-Lords, Suicidal Tendencies, Christian McBride, Blue Murder
A pair of big-selling 1980s albums from either end of the rock spectrum get the deluxe reissue treatment, one the then-emerging indie-rockers R.E.M. and the other the confirmed pop-rock stars Huey Lewis and the News.
Sat May 11, 2013
Something Else! Reviews
R.E.M. - Green: 25th Anniversary Deluxe Edition
If 1987's Document heralded the moment when R.E.M. started to get away from us, the follow up Green confirmed things: This wasn't going to be our little secret anymore.
Fri May 10, 2013
Photos and Review: Viva Hitchcock! Robyn Hitchcock 60th Birthday Celebration, The Fillmore
Early on in the Robyn Hitchcock tribute show last Thursday at the Fillmore, a smiling Rhett Miller recalled when first saw the British songwriter, opening for R.E.M. in the '80s. "I've loved Robyn Hitchcock ever since I was weird," he said, to scattered applause.
R.E.M. Reflect on 'Green' on the Album's 25th Anniversary
R.E.M. were feeling a little restless when they began recording Green in early 1988.
Thu May 09, 2013
Pop Singer Miguel Bose Is Latin Academy's Person of the Year
The Spanish-Italian-Panamanian-Colombian pop singer Miguel Bose has been named the Latin Academy's Person of the Year for 2013.
Wed May 08, 2013
Live in Greensboro
Recorded on the band's 1989 Green tour, this 5 track Record Store Day exclusive is not only a fine example of R.E.M.'s craft, but a fitting testament to the retired band's stamp upon the alternative rock scene.
Wed May 01, 2013
PRLog US Entertainment
R.E.M.'s Green Revolution; 25th Anniversary Deluxe Edition Available May 14 From Rhino
May 1, 2013 - LOS ANGELES, Calif. -- LOS ANGELES, CA - R.E.M. achieved global success with the 1988 release of GREEN , the Athens, Georgia quartet's sixth studio album and first for Warner Bros.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Dear Bendigo: Automatic flash back
"I've just treated myself to a record of REM's Automatic for the People. Best $22 I've spent in a long time, too.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Last Night: Mike Mills Guests With R.E.M. Band Mate Peter Buck
Though R.E.M. broke up in 2010, that hasn't stopped the band's founding members from occasionally performing together.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
The Baltimore Sun
'Glee' recap: 'Lights Out'
When the lights go out at McKinley High, there's speculation that it's a zombie apocalypse or that it's Beyonce 's Superbowl half-time show.
Tribute Albums from Stereogum
The Stereogum tribute compilation to The Strokes is gone. Ah, the ephemeral nature of Internet content.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
The 10 Best Bright Eyes Songs
"To me, Conor Oberst resembles Patti Smith a great deal," R.E.M.'s Michael Stipe told me in an interview back in 2008.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
'Glee' 'Lights Out' Songs - Full Episode List
On Thursday's episode of ' Glee ,' the power goes out at McKinley High, leading to all sorts of acoustic, unplugged fun.
Celebrities & their charities
Ben Affleck and Josh Groban are among celebrities who have committed to take the 2013 Live Below the Line challenge in which they will live on $1.50 of food and drink a day to raise awareness about extreme poverty.