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R.E.M. considering legal action to stop Donald Trump from using their songs

The band are "exploring all legal avenues"
Michael Stipe, former singer of the band R.E.M. and solo artist

Michael Stipe marks 60th birthday with second solo single ‘Drive to the Ocean’

Proceeds will go to fighting climate change
Edward Norton

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. frontman Michael Stipe says he’s “proud” he was always open about his sexuality

Michael Stipe has said he's "proud" he was always open about his sexuality in a new interview. Read More: R.E.M. tell us about 25...
Songwriters Hall of Fame nominations 2020 induction OutKast REM Patti Smith

OutKast, R.E.M., Patti Smith nominated for Songwriters Hall of Fame

OutKast, R.E.M. and Patti Smith are up for induction into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2020. A total of 24 performing and non-performing songwriters...
R.E.M. talk to NME about 25 years of 'Monster'

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

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...
Michael Stipe / Kurt Cobain

Listen to a new version of R.E.M.’s Kurt Cobain tribute song ‘Let Me In’

R.E.M. have released a raw new remix of their song 'Let Me In' — listen to the unreleased version of the 'Monster' track below. 'Let...
R.E.M.

R.E.M. share unreleased demo version of ‘Revolution’

R.E.M. have shared a previously unreleased demo version of 'Revolution' - listen to it below. Read more: Celebrating ‘Monster’: Here’s an exclusive R.E.M. live...

Celebrating ‘Monster’: Here’s an exclusive R.E.M. live recording and an interview with bassist Mike...

As well as sharing previously unreleased song 'Fascinating' to help raise money for the Mercy Corps’ Hurricane Dorian relief effort in the Bahamas, R.E.M. have...

R.E.M. share new remix of ‘What’s The Frequency Kenneth?’ and announce plans for a...

R.E.M. have announced to plans to reissue a special deluxe edition of 'Monster' to mark the landmark album's 25th anniversary. The band have also shared a...