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Avenged Sevenfold "A Little Piece of Heaven" (Courtesy Warner Bros)

13 Unexpected Songs To Say I Love You

Don’t bother making a mix of mushy songs for your lover this Valentines Day. As we perused the annals of rock we realized there’s a myriad of music with a slightly different approach to displaying […]

02/13/2013

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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

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Shiny Happy Birthday To Michael Stipe

On January 4, 1960, local Athens artist and [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]R.E.M.[/lastfm] front man[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Michael Stipe[/lastfm] was born in Decatur, Georgia.

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

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Nirvana Spotlight: Neil Young, Melvins, Beatles, And Sonic Youth Among Kurt Cobain’s Musical Influences

Was it the ferocious, edgy punk sounds of the [mp3com-artist]Melvins[/mp3com-artist] or the experimental noisemaking of New York City’s [mp3com-artist]Sonic Youth[/mp3com-artist] that had the biggest impact on the music of [mp3com-artist]Kurt Cobain[/mp3com-artist]? In this week’s MP3.com […]

09/20/2011

R.E.M. Want Fan Remixes

In anticipation of R.E.M.’s fifteenth studio album, Collapse Into Now, the band is asking fans to submit remixes of their song, “It Happened Today.”

02/15/2011