In Culture News: Your One-Stop Shop for Last-Minute Bumbershoot Schedule Changes
Bumbershoot Announces a Few Music-Lineup Alterations : Here are some last-minute changes to the Bumbershoot musical lineup.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
The singer-songwriter is talking about his latest album, Night Surfer , his 13th release.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
How important is college radio to today's underground bands?
Will streaming music be the death or salvation of radio? It depends on how you define modern radio.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Live: Big Star returns to life with a celebratory Cat's Cradle homecoming
Big Star's Third Live Cat's Cradle, Carrboro Friday, August 22 2014 The hypothetical passerby who happened to hear the chorus of voices issuing from Cat's Cradle on Friday, singing, "Jesus Christ was born today/Jesus Christ was born," might have envisioned a revival meeting of a sect that celebrates Christmas in August.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
21 Photos That Prove The 1994 VMAs Were The Nineties-est Thing Ever
The 1994 VMAs were gloriously weird and embodied everything you could ever want from the '90s - from denim tuxedos to delightfully disheveled comedians to the existence of VJ Kennedy, oh, and SO MUCH NORMCORE .
Los Angeles Times
Big Star to be feted by members of REM, Posies, Aimee Mann, others
Members of R.E.M., Let's Active and the Posies during a recent celebration of Big Star.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
What Your Dreams Reveal About Your Identity
We know that the content of our dreams can help decode real-life emotions , but apparently the way we dream also says a lot about us.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Top 5 things to do in and around Bolton this weekend
The Take Me Out host will join Ant McPartlin and Declan Donnelly for Ant & Dec's Takeaway On Tour at the Phones 4u Arena on Friday and Saturday.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Peter Buck trades R.E.M. for alt-rock supergroup the Baseball Project
Alt-rock supergroup the Baseball Project includes, from l-r, Peter Buck, Scott McCaughey, Linda Pitmon and Steve Wynn.
Blonde Redhead - "The One I Love"
It's been 19 years since the sexy and mysterious New York-based indie rockers Blonde Redhead released their first album; we're lucky that they're still around and still operating at such a high level.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
On This Day in Music August 12th
August 12th is a HUGE day for music history. I have modern stories to talk about but the first one is August 12th, 1877.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Kinston Free Press
Album reviews: Sunny Sweeney and R.E.M.
Country firebrand Sunny Sweeney's third album "Provoked" is a solid collection of matter-of-fact tunes and sassy performances.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Georgia Theatre sold to Agon Group, investors
The Georgia Theatre has witnessed many legends, including Athens' own R.E.M., pictured.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
What's going on Saturday? (Simian Mobile Disco, United Nations, The...
Cherry Glazerr, Sunflower Bean, GYMSHORTS, Roya @ Baby's All Right LA high school trio Cherry Glazerr released their debut album, Haxel Princess, this spring on notoriously party-friendly Burger Records.
Sounds of R.E.M. at gig in Bromley Cross
THE music of R.E.M. left such an impression on one fan, he now tours the country playing the band's music live.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Bleachers Sit Comfortably Atop Alternative Songs
Jack Antonoff becomes the latest artist to top the chart with more than one group.
Live music in New Orleans for Thurs., July 31: the Honorable South
New Orleans soul rockers the Honorable South recently released their second studio album, "Faithful Brave & Honest," produced by guitarist Danny Kartel - who, a former producer for labels like No Limit and Rap-A-Lot records, scored the band a Soulja Slim vocal track for the recent cut "Love Me Or Leave Me Alone."
Wed Jul 30, 2014
ON THIS DAY IN 2013: "Glee" actor Corey Monteith was found dead in a hotel room in Vancouver.