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: R.E.M. TITLE: “Houston” ALBUM: Accelerate (2008) BUY: Amazon | iTunes WATCH/LISTEN: R.E.M. Song Stuck in Our Heads Today: R.E.M.’s “Houston” (2008) “Houston” appears on R.E.M.’s 2008 album ‘Accelerate’
WELCOME BACK WAX: R.E.M.’s ‘Automatic For The People’ Receives Anniversary Deluxe Reissue
remastered vinyl edition for those of us wanting to make good use of our turntables. PRE-ORDER R.E.M R.E.M. observed when R.E.M. released their exquisitely crafted eighth studio album Automatic For The People WELCOME BACK WAX: R.E.M.’s ‘Automatic For The People’ Receives Anniversary Deluxe Reissue Sleeps Tonite,” and my personal favorite, “Find the River” all rank among R.E.M.’s greatest compositions
Song Stuck in Our Heads Today: R.E.M.’s “Find the River” (1992)
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TRIBUTE: Celebrating 20 Years of R.E.M.’s ‘New Adventures in Hi-Fi’
TRIBUTE: Celebrating 20 Years of R.E.M.’s ‘New Adventures in Hi-Fi’ .” The stigma made them, but it nearly broke them too. The members of R.E.M. never sacrificed their R.E.M. Happy 20th Anniversary to R.E.M.’s New Adventures in Hi-Fi, originally released September 9, 1996 Largely overlooked in the wake of ‘Out of Time,' ‘Automatic for the People' and ‘Monster,' R.E.M.’s terrific tenth LP remains one of their strongest ever. college. Rolling Stone’s lame 1997 feature headline read “R.E.M.: The Ultimate College Band Graduates . Old Molière is right: we die once, and for such a long time. R.E.M.’s death was by a thousand cuts ever the same again for R.E.M. The band that helped put Athens, Georgia on the musical map surfaced
100 Most Dynamic Debut Albums: R.E.M.’s ‘Murmur’ (1983)
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Happy Birthday to Michael Stipe, Born January 4, 1960
producer Michael Stipe is best known as the frontman for the influential rock group R.E.M. With his Please join the Albumism team in celebrating Michael Stipe’s musical legacy and share your personal memories of him and R.E.M. with us. , R.E.M. released Up in 1998 to mixed reviews. In the 1990s, Stipe began to turn his attention to R.E.M. memories of him and R.E.M. with us in the comments below! Born: January 4, 1960 Biography (via Berry and bassist Mike Mills, they formed R.E.M. in 1980. Known for their unique sound, the alternative rock group played their first concert in Athens, Georgia, that same year. R.E.M. attracted some
READERS’ POLL RESULTS: Your Favorite R.E.M. Album of All Time Revealed
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TRIBUTE: Celebrating 25 Years of R.E.M.’s ‘Out of Time’
(drums), R.E.M. released their first five studio albums over a five-year span through the independent R.E.M.’s growing fanbase at the time was more extensive than most indie rock bands could claim The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference. For R.E.M., the tipping point R.E.M. Happy 25th Anniversary to R.E.M.’s seventh studio album Out of Time, originally released March 12 great music.” While some fans and pundits admittedly accused R.E.M. of compromising their signature TRIBUTE: Celebrating 25 Years of R.E.M.’s ‘Out of Time’
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NEW MUSIC WE LOVE: First Aid Kit Share Ruminative New Single “Fireworks”
stores January 19th via Columbia Records, Ruins includes collaborations with R.E.M.’s Peter Buck
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artists including R.E.M., Nas, The O’Jays, Radiohead, Earth, Wind & Fire, U2, Faithless, Ryan Adams
Happy Birthday to Adam Duritz, Born August 1, 1964
roots rock and R.E.M. jangle, united by Duritz's sad, introspective songs. Two years later, the group
Happy Birthday to Neneh Cherry, Born March 10, 1964
Sushi, it featured cameos from Gang Starr, as well as R.E.M.'s Michael Stipe. Some writing and
ALBUM REVIEW: First Aid Kit Craft Sterling, Subdued Suite of Songs with ‘Ruins’
Peter Buck or R.E.M. fame, Ruins has the requisite twang that has charmed listeners since their debut
Happy 70th Birthday to Kate Pierson, Born April 27, 1948
support on R.E.M.'s hit "Shiny Happy People" as well as appearing in the music video. After the dawn of
TRIBUTE: Celebrating 25 Years of Gin Blossoms’ ‘New Miserable Experience’
.” Working with Hampton in the same studio that had previously turned out projects by R.E.M. and Big Easter (who were at the helm for R.E.M.’s early projects Murmur and Reckoning), hoping to capitalize on
Happy Birthday to Thom Yorke, Born October 7, 1968
Greenwood, soon after discovering such '80s alternative bands as the Smiths, R.E.M., and the Cure
Happy Birthday to Robbie Williams, Born February 13, 1974
Jacknife Lee (Snow Patrol, R.E.M., Bloc Party), the album saw Williams return to the eclectic pop
Happy Birthday to Tracy Chapman, Born March 30, 1964
album helped usher in the era of political correctness -- along with 10,000 Maniacs and R.E.M
Happy 50th Birthday to Juliana Hatfield, Born July 27, 1967
recorded its debut for Atlantic with R.E.M.'s producer Scott Litt. As she worked on the record, Hatfield
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