R.E.M.
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1980
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R.E.M. Biography (Wikipedia)

R.E.M. was an American rock band from Athens, Georgia, formed in 1980 by lead vocalist Michael Stipe, lead guitarist Peter Buck, bassist/backing vocalist Mike Mills, and drummer Bill Berry. One of the first alternative rock bands, R.E.M. were noted for Buck's ringing, arpeggiated guitar style, Stipe's particular vocal quality, and Mills' melodic basslines and backing vocals. R.E.M. released their first single, "Radio Free Europe", in 1981 on the independent record label Hib-Tone. The single was followed by the Chronic Town EP in 1982, the band's first release on I.R.S. Records. In 1983, the group released its critically acclaimed debut album, Murmur, and built its reputation over the next few years through subsequent releases, constant touring, and the support of college radio. Following years of underground success, R.E.M. achieved a mainstream hit in 1987 with the single "The One I Love". The group signed to Warner Bros. Records in 1988, and began to espouse political and environmental concerns while playing large arenas worldwide.

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R.E.M. Performances & Interviews


R.E.M. Tracks

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What's the Frequency, Kenneth?
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What's the Frequency, Kenneth?
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Orange Crush (live in Greensboro 1989)
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Orange Crush (live in Greensboro 1989)
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Half A World Away - BBC Session 13/03/1991
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Half A World Away - BBC Session 13/03/1991
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It's The End Of The World As We Know It (And I Feel Fine)
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It's The End Of The World As We Know It (And I Feel Fine)
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Past BBC Events

Live Lounge: REM
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BBC Yalding House
2008-03-26T09:32:53
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2008
Live Lounge: REM

Live Lounge: REM

BBC Yalding House
Glastonbury: 2003
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
2003-06-27T09:32:53
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2003

Glastonbury: 2003

Worthy Farm, Pilton
Glastonbury: 1999
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
1999-06-25T09:32:53
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Jun
1999

Glastonbury: 1999

Worthy Farm, Pilton

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