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Shorts #3: R.E.M.

I’ve been listening to R.E.M. a lot over the last few days. Their 9th studio album, Monster, turned 20 years old this fall, so there’s been a lot of R.E.M. 722 more words

Here there be Monsters

Let me tell you two pieces of information:

One: Like a lot of people, I became an R.E.M. fan while I was in high school. 1,557 more words

Music Criticism

Neil Young Is Dating Daryl Hannah: Links You Need To See

Every day, aging rockstars do great things that help them maintain their status as icons and prolong their eventual, inevitable fading away. Today, one of those people was Neil Young, … 372 more words

Pop Culture

Art World Abstracts: Michael Stipe as Art Critic, and More!

Jessica Morgan, formerly a curator at the Tate Modern, is now the director of the Dia Art Foundation. [NYT]

Scythian gold goes to the National Historical Museum of Ukraine instead of back to Crimea. 239 more words


Imagine: On Bravado and Humility, 11 September 2014

On the eve of 9/11 2014, President Obama admitted, “Still, we continue to face a terrorist threat,” adding:

We cannot erase every trace of evil from the world, and small groups of killers have the capacity to do great harm.

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Top 5 "R" Artists

It took some discipline not to shorten the subject to “R”tists.

It also took some editing to trim the list down to 5!

5. Refreshments, The… 121 more words

LIVE SESSION: R.E.M. - "E-Bow the Letter" (with Thom Yorke)

LIVE SESSION: R.E.M. – “E-Bow the Letter” (with Thom Yorke).

In 1998, Thom Yorke of Radiohead performed with R.E.M. at the Tibetan Freedom Concert in Washington, D.C. 31 more words