Long before R.E.M. were global superstars, they were southern boys done good.
For his latest solo album, The Traveler, Rhett Miller enlisted members of the Decemberists and R.E.M.’s Peter Buck. Miller says it was the latter who changed his life.
From the very beginning, R.E.M. and MTV's paths were intertwined.
"I realized part of who I am now is that I came from a place of being paralyzingly shy. I've already subtitled this piece 'Watch Michael Learn How to Talk.'"
Nobody can define what exactly makes a band "alternative," but one thing is certain: R.E.M. were it.
Last year, Nuci’s Space started a campaign to restore the local St. Mary’s Episcopal Church steeple, where R.E.M. played their very first show back in 1980.
Days away from a vote on new net neutrality regulations presented by FCC chairman Tom Wheeler, several musicians have published an open letter in support.
We think Swedish duo First Aid Kit are pretty fantastic, so what could possibly improve upon sisters Johanna and Klara Söderberg’s beautiful folk harmonies?
Patti Smith celebrated her 68th birthday with a two-show stint in New York City that ended last night with a rousing rendition of 'Happy Birthday' led by Michael Stipe.
It's been more than three years since R.E.M. went their separate ways and, up until last night, it had been that long since Michael Stipe had made his way back to a stage.