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Monday Jul 21 | Spin

Hear Tuatara's 'Snakecharmer,' Featuring Members of Pearl Jam, R.E.M.

To look at the photo above, you'd assume the four fellas of Tuatara to be sensitive about their identities, but the mystery is in the music.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Jazz, Pearl Jam

Thu Jul 17, 2014

The News Journal

This weekend: The Baseball Project at Dogfish; Shady Grove in Arden

The Baseball project featuring R.E.M.'s Mike Mills swing into Dogfish Friday night; Shady Grove Music Festival runs Saturday This weekend: The Baseball Project at Dogfish; Shady Grove in Arden The Baseball project featuring R.E.M.'s Mike Mills swing into Dogfish Friday night; Shady Grove Music Festival runs Saturday Check out this story on ... (more)

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Friday, Rehoboth Beach, DE, Events

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Salon

"The Cold Lands": New music by Dub Gabriel, set to bonus footage from the film

Over the last several weeks, we have been rolling out new music made by some amazing folks to accompany bonus footage from "The Cold Lands," which stars Lili Taylor and is now available on most video-on-demand services .

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Related Topix: Michael Stipe, Pop/Rock

Weekender

Album Review: Buck certainly doesn't stop here

Peter Buck was R.E.M., make no mistake about it. No other guitarist - save for maybe Johnny Marr and The Edge - possessed such a distinct tone that was entirely their own.

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Related Topix: Michael Stipe, Pop/Rock

Mon Jul 14, 2014

WIGM-AM Medford

R.E.M. "Unplugged" Sessions Set for Vinyl Release

R.E.M.'s two live sessions for MTV Unplugged will be released on vinyl on September 2. The now-defunct R.E.M. will release MTV Unplugged 1991 and MTV Unplugged 2001.

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Related Topix: Entertainment

WHTK-AM Rochester

Martin Luther King Memorial Park

This year, Windstream Party in the Park moves back to its original location , Martin Luther King Jr. Park at Manhattan Square at 353 Court Street .

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Dream Syndicate

Thu Jul 10, 2014

HeraldSun.com

REVIEW: Rockers headlining All-Star Block Party have hit with - 3rd'

The Baseball Project's newest album, its third, is called, in an appropriate baseball reference, "3rd" .

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Examiner.com

This Week in Atlanta: Five shows to go see

Playing tunes that revolve around the national pastime, The Baseball Project is one of the least talked about super groups yet offers up some of the most originally written music.

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Related Topix: Steve Wynn, Pop/Rock

SFGate

Music Vault offers more than 13,000 concert videos on YouTube

Hope you weren't planning on doing anything productive this month. Music Vault just dumped some 13,000 videos of concert footage on YouTube, including rare remastered performances by rock giants such as Neil Young , the Rolling Stones and James Brown , as well as more recent fare from indie acts such as the Walkmen and Iron and Wine .

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Related Topix: Indie, Pop/Rock

OC Weekly

Rickenbacker Auctions Guitar Signed By REM to Benefit Local Musician Bob Hawkins

During a concert at Laguna Beach's Cliff Restaurant on May 5, Bob Hawkins suffered a heart attack while performing with the Ken Garcia Band.

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Related Topix: Michael Stipe, Pop/Rock, Orange County, CA, Santa Ana, CA

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Star Tribune

Our five faves of the moment: Beatles exhibit, "Snowpiecer," R.E.M. unplugged, more

But this exhibit, which celebrates the Fab Four's touring years in the States , is heavy on cool paper artifacts, including handwritten set lists for the group's first and last U.S. gigs, contracts for their U.S. shows and autographs, including one certifying a lock of John Lennon's hair.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Ringo Starr, Snowpiercer, Entertainment

Free Republic

REM's Michael Stipe delayed HIV test to stay out of the, um, Reagan-Bush internment camps

If you ever wonder where delusional left-wingers get their ideas that what is happening in the world, it's useful to know your history.

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Related Topix: Michael Stipe, Pop/Rock, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama, US Politics, Health, HIV/AIDS, Gay/Lesbian

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Blaze

Michael Stipe deliveres moving speech, recalls first HIV test

R.E.M. former frontman Michael Stipe has spoken of his reluctance to get tested for HIV in the 1980s while giving a speech at Logo's Trailblazers awards show to honour LGBT celebrities, politicians and activists who have championed the cause of gay rights.

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Related Topix: Michael Stipe, Pop/Rock, Gay/Lesbian

Sun Jun 29, 2014

Entertainment Weekly

'The Leftovers' series premiere recap: 'Lost' in oblivion

My screener for the series premiere of The Leftovers didn't include an opening-credits sequence.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Fri Jun 27, 2014

The Star Online

R.E.M's Michael Stipe was once afraid of being tested for HIV

R.E.M. frontman Michael Stipe says he was once afraid to be tested for HIV not just because of fear that the test would be positive, but that he would suffer government repression.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Michael Stipe, Gay/Lesbian

The Day

Mulcahy brings 'Love' to New London

If rock stardom was the original goal, then New Haven's Mark Mulcahy came pretty close.

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Related Topix: New London, CT, Celebrities, David Letterman, Children TV, Entertainment, Television, Comedy, Michael Stipe, Pop/Rock

Thu Jun 26, 2014

RollingStone

Why Michael Stipe Waited Five Years to Get an HIV Test

R.E.M. frontman Michael Stipe first described himself as queer in 2001, but prior to that, he felt he had to live a life of secrecy.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Michael Stipe, Gay/Lesbian, Music, Entertainment

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