R.E.M

“I’m writing, composing and recording all by myself”: Michael Stipe reveals he’s working on new material

Michael Stipe has revealed that he's working on new material for his first solo project, the first new music he's written since R.E.M. broke...

Universal boss on 2008 fire: “The loss of even a single piece of archived material is heartbreaking”

Universal Music Group CEO Lucian Grainge has sent out a memo reassuring his staff and artists after new details recently emerged over the 2008...

Nirvana’s Krist Novoselic, Hole and R.E.M. respond to recordings lost in 2008 Universal Studios fire

Yesterday, The New York Times unveiled an investigation into the 2008 fire at Universal Studios Hollywood that destroyed thousands of musical recordings, many of...

Unheard material from Nirvana, R.E.M and many more lost in 2008 Universal Studios fire

A fire at Universal Studios Hollywood over a decade ago destroyed material from some of the biggest acts in music, it has been revealed. The blaze...

Watch REM’s Michael Stipe debut new song

Footage of Michael Stipe performing a new solo track has surfaced online. The song 'Your Capricious Soul' was performed by the former R.E.M. frontman during a recent...

R.E.M., Nine Inch Nails, The Who, Patti Smith and more to auction classic setlists for charity

R.E.M., The Who and Patti Smith are among the artists auctioning off setlists from classic shows for charity. Setlists from a host of revered musicians...

Your best-loved musicians on their favourite books

To celebrate World Book Day, here are what your favourite musicians-turned-bookworms love to read, plus how their top literary picks have influenced their music. David Bowie Bowie...

R.E.M respond to Donald’s Trump use of their track “Everybody Hurts” in a meme

R.E.M have responded to the fact that President Trump used their music in a meme on Twitter. Trump had posted a meme that positions his...

R.E.M. discuss Radiohead, and the deaths of Kurt Cobain and River Phoenix in ‘At The BBC’ Podcast series

R.E.M. have released part two of their 'R.E.M. At The BBC Podcast' series and NME has the first exclusive listen. The podcast is based on...

R.E.M. share unreleased version of ‘E-Bow The Letter’ featuring Thom Yorke

R.E.M. have shared an unreleased version of 'E-Bow The Letter' featuring Radiohead's Thom Yorke. The track originally featured Patti Smith on the band's 1996 album New Adventures...
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