20 Years Ago: R.E.M. Find Their Way as a Trio With ‘Up’
When they returned with their 11th studio album, they sounded like an entirely different band.
Listen to R.E.M. Perform ‘E-Bow the Letter’ With Radiohead’s Thom Yorke
Another preview from the upcoming 'R.E.M. at the BBC' box set.
35 Years Ago: R.E.M.’s Small-Scale Ambitions Come Up Big on ‘Murmur’
Their debut album was perfectly titled: R.E.M. did indeed arrive like a murmur, something you heard in passing more than really saw coming.
10 Years Ago: R.E.M. Careens Into the Future With ‘Accelerate’
On April 1, 2008, R.E.M. released their fourteenth studio album, 'Accelerate.'
R.E.M. Fans Raise $82,000 in One Day for Stricken Touring Member
Supporters rush to help after Scott McCaughey suffers a ‘major’ stroke.
25 Years Ago: R.E.M.’s ‘Man on the Moon’ Video Finds Deliverance in a Truck Stop
For the second 'Automatic for the People' single, R.E.M. teamed with director Peter Care to film the dusty, iconic video for 'Man on the Moon.'
Minus 5, R.E.M. Guitarist Scott McCaughey Suffers Stroke
Scott McCaughey, the Young Fresh Fellows and Minus 5 frontman who has toured with R.E.M., suffered a stroke while on the road with Alejandro Escovedo.