Michael Stipe

R.E.M. to premiere entirety of Glastonbury 1999 set online next week

Frontman Michael Stipe said he felt it was the moment the band cemented their place in UK musical history

Watch Michael Stipe and Aaron Dessner perform on ‘Fallon’

‘No Time For Love Like Now’ hit streaming services earlier this month

John Malkovich: “What makes me laugh? A chimp in a space suit hurtling towards the sun”

The veteran actor's greatest role has always been playing himself – even before someone made a cult film about it. NME meets the Hollywood legend who no one really knows

R.E.M.: every single album ranked and rated

15 (mostly) brilliant records in ascending order of greatness

Mark, My Words: artists, don’t delay your new albums – music is an emergency service

Welcome to the 'new normal'. Is it ‘normal’ to call the police to claim your reward for reporting a double-jogger? To rant wildly and...

Edward Norton: “If you take your work seriously, it’s all-consuming”

The 'Fight Club' star on working with Thom Yorke, new film 'Motherless Brooklyn' and building a Hollywood legacy

R.E.M. tell us about 25 years of ‘Monster’: “We needed swagger – to be loud and raw”

We're waiting for R.E.M.'s Michael Stipe and Mike Mills to arrive at NME Towers. Their car is delayed, caught up in the jams caused...