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Nirvana Rock Hall Induction Featured Joan Jett, Kim Gordon, St. Vincent & Lorde

“They spoke the truth, and people listened,” presenter Michael Stipe said. “This was not just pop music.”

04/11/2014

Michael Stipe and Bruce Springsteen (Scott Gries/Getty Images)

Rock Hall Announces Chris Martin, Tom Morello, Bruce Springsteen as Presenters

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has just announced most of the presenters for this year’s induction ceremony, taking place at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center on April 10.

04/01/2014

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McCartney Teams With Nirvana Members, Bruce Springsteen Delivers, Kanye Wears A Skirt: 12-12-12 Concert Wrap-Up

Apparently Paul McCartney has joined a new band… with the surviving members of Nirvana and Kanye’s now wearing s kilt. It all was part of 12.12.12, The Concert For Sandy Relief.

12/13/2012

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Mike Mills of R.E.M. Remembers Zevon, Davy Jones, Plays Funk LPs on Atlanta’s DAVE-FM

Former R.E.M. bassist Mike Mills guest DJed on Atlanta radio station DAVE-FM Thursday afternoon, talking about the early days of his former band, took phone calls from listeners, hung with a seminal figure from early […]

03/23/2012

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R.E.M.’s Peter Buck Working on Solo Album

The breakup of R.E.M. may have surprised music fans last year, but the Athens, Ga. trio was calm and collected on their last press waltz, saying things like, “Splitting up now feels perfect.” Now guitarist […]

03/15/2012

Birthday boy Michael Stipe thinks about R.E.M.'s 10th-best song. (YouTube)

Top 10 R.E.M. Songs

[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]R.E.M.[/lastfm] is still broken up and Michael Stipe is still getting older, adding another notch to his tribal birthday belt by turning 52 today. Let’s consider the top 10 R.E.M. songs of all time.

01/04/2012

R.E.M. Break Up After 31 Years

R.E.M. have announced that they have officially broken up after an impressive 31 years of making music together. [Photos]: R.E.M.view gallery The band said in a statement on their website today, “As lifelong friends and co-conspirators, […]

09/21/2011