Former R.E.M. bandmates Michael Stipe and Mike Mills recount meeting Bowie in Switzerland following Bill Berry's aneurysm.
Mills composed 'Concerto for Violin, Rock Band and String Orchestra' with his childhood friend, Robert McDuffie.
Long before they lost their religion, R.E.M. emerged from the indie underground with a haunting sound that blends folk, post-punk and garage rock into something ethereal.
Tasked with following up their landmark debut, R.E.M. went looser and a little towards the heartland with their hugely influential 1984 effort, 'Reckoning.'
Big Star's Jody Stephens has planned another tribute concert to the power-pop outfit's 'Third/Sister Lovers,' and Jeff Tweedy, Mike Mills and more will make appearances.
Just as alternative music started to rise from the indie underground into the mainstream, R.E.M. rode the wave to rock radio ubiquity.
Death Cab for Cutie closed out Peter Buck's 2016 Todos Santos Music Festival in Mexico with an all-star cover of the R.E.M. classic.
Bill Berry's departure marked a whole new direction for R.E.M. Were their fans ready for it?
Collecting baseball cards and memorabilia is a whole world unto itself.
Last summer, comedians teamed with musicians to put out ‘2776,’ a parody compilation album created by Rob Kutner and brothers Stephen and Joel Moss Levinson.