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Ethics complaint filed over New York fundraiser
A former state lawmaker says a New York City event billed as a fundraiser for Georgia's Democratic Party was unethical and illegal.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Hear Tuatara's 'Snakecharmer,' Featuring Members of Pearl Jam, R.E.M.
To look at the photo above, you'd assume the four fellas of Tuatara to be sensitive about their identities, but the mystery is in the music.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
The News Journal
This weekend: The Baseball Project at Dogfish; Shady Grove in Arden
The Baseball project featuring R.E.M.'s Mike Mills swing into Dogfish Friday night; Shady Grove Music Festival runs Saturday This weekend: The Baseball Project at Dogfish; Shady Grove in Arden The Baseball project featuring R.E.M.'s Mike Mills swing into Dogfish Friday night; Shady Grove Music Festival runs Saturday Check out this story on ... (more)
Wed Jul 16, 2014
"The Cold Lands": New music by Dub Gabriel, set to bonus footage from the film
Over the last several weeks, we have been rolling out new music made by some amazing folks to accompany bonus footage from "The Cold Lands," which stars Lili Taylor and is now available on most video-on-demand services .
Album Review: Buck certainly doesn't stop here
Peter Buck was R.E.M., make no mistake about it. No other guitarist - save for maybe Johnny Marr and The Edge - possessed such a distinct tone that was entirely their own.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
R.E.M. "Unplugged" Sessions Set for Vinyl Release
R.E.M.'s two live sessions for MTV Unplugged will be released on vinyl on September 2. The now-defunct R.E.M. will release MTV Unplugged 1991 and MTV Unplugged 2001.
Martin Luther King Memorial Park
This year, Windstream Party in the Park moves back to its original location , Martin Luther King Jr. Park at Manhattan Square at 353 Court Street .
Thu Jul 10, 2014
REVIEW: Rockers headlining All-Star Block Party have hit with - 3rd'
The Baseball Project's newest album, its third, is called, in an appropriate baseball reference, "3rd" .
Wed Jul 09, 2014
This Week in Atlanta: Five shows to go see
Playing tunes that revolve around the national pastime, The Baseball Project is one of the least talked about super groups yet offers up some of the most originally written music.
Music Vault offers more than 13,000 concert videos on YouTube
Hope you weren't planning on doing anything productive this month. Music Vault just dumped some 13,000 videos of concert footage on YouTube, including rare remastered performances by rock giants such as Neil Young , the Rolling Stones and James Brown , as well as more recent fare from indie acts such as the Walkmen and Iron and Wine .
Rickenbacker Auctions Guitar Signed By REM to Benefit Local Musician Bob Hawkins
During a concert at Laguna Beach's Cliff Restaurant on May 5, Bob Hawkins suffered a heart attack while performing with the Ken Garcia Band.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Our five faves of the moment: Beatles exhibit, "Snowpiecer," R.E.M. unplugged, more
But this exhibit, which celebrates the Fab Four's touring years in the States , is heavy on cool paper artifacts, including handwritten set lists for the group's first and last U.S. gigs, contracts for their U.S. shows and autographs, including one certifying a lock of John Lennon's hair.
REM's Michael Stipe delayed HIV test to stay out of the, um, Reagan-Bush internment camps
If you ever wonder where delusional left-wingers get their ideas that what is happening in the world, it's useful to know your history.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Michael Stipe deliveres moving speech, recalls first HIV test
R.E.M. former frontman Michael Stipe has spoken of his reluctance to get tested for HIV in the 1980s while giving a speech at Logo's Trailblazers awards show to honour LGBT celebrities, politicians and activists who have championed the cause of gay rights.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
'The Leftovers' series premiere recap: 'Lost' in oblivion
My screener for the series premiere of The Leftovers didn't include an opening-credits sequence.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
The Star Online
R.E.M's Michael Stipe was once afraid of being tested for HIV
R.E.M. frontman Michael Stipe says he was once afraid to be tested for HIV not just because of fear that the test would be positive, but that he would suffer government repression.
Mulcahy brings 'Love' to New London
If rock stardom was the original goal, then New Haven's Mark Mulcahy came pretty close.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Why Michael Stipe Waited Five Years to Get an HIV Test
R.E.M. frontman Michael Stipe first described himself as queer in 2001, but prior to that, he felt he had to live a life of secrecy.