R.E.M.

Athens, US rock band. Formed 1980. Disbanded 21 September 2011
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R.E.M. Biography (Wikipedia)

R.E.M. was an American rock band from Athens, Georgia, that was formed in 1980 by drummer Bill Berry, guitarist Peter Buck, bassist/backing vocalist Mike Mills, and lead vocalist Michael Stipe. One of the first alternative rock bands, R.E.M. was noted for Buck's ringing, arpeggiated guitar style, Stipe's distinctive vocal quality and obscure lyrics, Mills' melodic basslines and backing vocals, and Berry's tight, economical style of drumming. R.E.M. released its 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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Shiny Happy People
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Shiny Happy People
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Imitation of Life
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Imitation of Life
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The One I Love
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The One I Love
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Losing My Religion
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Losing My Religion
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Man on the Moon
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Man on the Moon
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What's the Frequency, Kenneth?
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What's the Frequency, Kenneth?
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Oddfellows Local 151
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Oddfellows Local 151
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Everybody Hurts
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Everybody Hurts
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It's The End Of The World As We Know It (And I Feel Fine)
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Nightswimming
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Nightswimming
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Stand
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Stand
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Sweetness Follows
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Sweetness Follows
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Past BBC Events

Live Lounge: REM
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BBC Yalding House
2008-03-26T19:33:08
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2008
Live Lounge: REM

Live Lounge: REM

BBC Yalding House
Glastonbury: 2003
https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/ecbp5v
Worthy Farm, Pilton
2003-06-27T19:33:08
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2003

Glastonbury: 2003

Worthy Farm, Pilton
Glastonbury: 1999
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
1999-06-25T19:33:08
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Jun
1999

Glastonbury: 1999

Worthy Farm, Pilton

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