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FlinterFile: R.E.M.- Nightswimming

Sometimes a song is already there, but needs time to get finished. 97 more words


You might think of this as my letter never sent to Michael Stipe, R.E.M.

“I am tired of second guessing.” — R.E.M.

In the news business, you sometimes get the opportunity to interview famous folks. By my third or fourth time doing it, my insides would start to pitch and tumble like wet clothes in a dryer as interview time approached.

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That's him in the corner: Michael Stipe sighting launches R.E.M. pilgrimage

Journeys sure do start unexpectedly sometimes.

If you follow them, they can take you to sacred moments from the past and then on to new places and discoveries of things you might have missed the first time.  380 more words

R.E.M. - Talk About The Passion (1983)


While synth pop continued to eat up the charts both sides of the pond, something very different was happening in Athens, Georgia. 59 more words


Michael Stipe at Moogfest 2017

Marking a significant moment for the multimedia artist and forefather of alternative rock, Michael Stipe will release a never-before-seen installation at Moogfest 2017. The installation will be a compilation of video footage he has shot over the years in New York City that explores desire and movement. 254 more words