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  1. Fischerspooner Announce First Album in 8 Years; Watch Lead Video "Have Fun Tonight"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WIGM-AM Medford

    Former R.E.M. frontman Michael Stipe recently announced his eagerness to return to making music. Having experienced the visceral thrill of live performance during an appearance at a David Bowie concert, the artist was reminded why he loved making music, and swore that he'd return.

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  2. ListenUp: Fischerspooner: Have Fun TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Cool Hunting

    The first track from NYC-based electro duo Fischerspooner in some eight years, " Have Fun Tonight " is a dark, sexy eletro track that encourages having romantic fun without your partner. The infectious dance tune was co-written and produced by Michael Stipe and Boots, and isn't exactly a cheating ballad.

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  3. Fischerspooner Return After Eight-Year Hiatus with 'Have Fun...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Billboard

    Michael Stipe attends the Elton John AIDS Foundation's 15th Annual An Enduring Vision Benefit at Cipriani Wall Street on Nov. 2, 2016 in New York City. New York electro-pop duo Fischerspooner are back with their first new music in eight years.

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  4. This poet dated Andy Warhol - now he has his own art showRead the original story

    Monday Jun 19 | New York Post

    ... a massive outpouring of love, it takes 12 venues to contain it - including High Line Art, where a video by Michael Stipe will screen nightly from 7 to 11 p.m. At his home on the Bowery, in the former YMCA where he's lived for the past 53 years, ...

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  5. Fischerspooner share first single from Michael Stipe produced LPRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 19 | Brooklynvegan

    Michael Stipe has mentioned a few times that he has been working with electroclash survivors Fischerspooner on their new album. Details are now out: the album's titled SIR and will be released September 22 via Ultra Records.

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  6. Fischerspooner Return With "Have Fun Tonight," Produced...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 19 | Spin

    ... Tonight," which is the first release toward their upcoming album SIR , due out September 22 on Ultra Records. Michael Stipe is producing the album, and has a co-writing credit on "Have Fun Tonight" along with producer/songwriter Boots (who has ...

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  7. Music News Radiohead explain how The Smiths and Tony Blair influenced a OK ComputeraRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 16 | NME

    ... In an expansive Rolling Stone feature , the band break down every track on the record, while people like Michael Stipe and Alanis Morissette also reflect on the period surrounding the album's release. Of 'Airbag', Thom Yorke says: "If you get into a ...

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  8. Radiohead's 'OK Computer': An Oral HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 16 | RollingStone

    ... many outtakes. It features all five members of the group along with their producer Nigel Godrich, tourmates Michael Stipe and Alanis Morissette, art director Stanley Donwood, filmmaker Grant Gee, and actress Jane Seymour, who owned the house where ...

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  9. Story shapers: What book editors want you to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 14 | Writer

    ... 2016, Akashic published Ziggy Marley and Family Cookbook . It's published books by several musicians, from Michael Stipe of R.E.M. fame to singer/songwriter Ryan Adams of The Cardinals. "We have a very strong underground culture focus," Ahmad ...

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  10. Rock stars' mothers reflect on their famous childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 12 | South China Morning Post

    ... ss had caused her mother to despair. Others in the special sorority include Marianne Stipe (mother of R.E.M.'s Michael Stipe) and Dr Carolyn Williams, an educator who tells how Pharrell Williams' energy drove her crazy.

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  11. Georgia's Best BurgersRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2012 | Southern Living

    ... state's most renowned vegetarian spot has served meat-free comfort foods for nearly three decades. (Fun fact: Michael Stipe of R.E.M. is the landlord.) Order: The Burger of the Day, which rotates among patties of black beans, white beans, or (the ...

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  12. Tone Deaf Musicians Support Convicted Espionage "Hero" Chelsea...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 10 | RedState

    ... tracks to the album, with 100% of the proceeds going directly to Manning to aid in reintroduction to society. Michael Stipe of R.E.M. has his name featured prominently in the press material, though all he could manage was a hastily shot promo ...

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  13. Iman pays tribute to David Bowie on their 25th wedding anniversary2:24 pm - Jun 7, 2017Read the original story

    Tuesday Jun 6 | NME

    While the couple actually wed on April 24 1992, they later celebrated their marriage on June 6. To mark the occasion, Iman shared a photo of the couple on Instagram with the words 'I would walk forever just to be in your arms again', and the caption '#BowieForever'. "He did not stop talking for three hours," said frontman Michael Stipe.

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  14. Seems Fekitoa no longer the one we loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 5 | The Otago Daily Times

    But in 1997 drummer Bill Berry left, and an album came out a year later called Up, which not many liked. REM singer Michael Stipe said upon the album's release - ``it's probably our turn for the critics not to like us''.

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  15. The Two Of Us ExploredRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2017 | Fluxblog

    ... artist if you like what you hear. Search: Filthy Friends is essentially the touring version of R.E.M. minus Michael Stipe and Mike Mills, but with Corin Tucker from Sleater-Kinney on lead vocals and Kurt Bloch from the Fastbacks on guitar. It sounds ...

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  16. The Two Of Us ExploredRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2017 | Fluxblog

    ... artist if you like what you hear. Search: Filthy Friends is essentially the touring version of R.E.M. minus Michael Stipe and Mike Mills, but with Corin Tucker from Sleater-Kinney on lead vocals and Kurt Bloch from the Fastbacks on guitar. It sounds ...

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  17. Not all retailers stink! Best Buy stock hits all-time highRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 25 | WVNY

    With apologies to Michael Stipe of R.E.M., it may be the end of the retail world as we know it. But Best Buy feels fine.

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  18. Best Buy stock is highest since 2006Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 25 | CNN

    With apologies to Michael Stipe of R.E.M., it may be the end of the retail world as we know it. But Best Buy feels fine.

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  19. Moogfest 2018 dates setRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 24 | HeraldSun.com

    ... as workshops, discussions and presentations about art, science, technology and music. Former R.E.M. frontman Michael Stipe premiered a video portrait installation at American Underground during the festival. Events were spread out downtown from ...

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  20. Moogfest News: Michael Stipe and His Multimedia Installation Have Joined Moogfest, New Music IncludedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | Independent Weekly

    If you need further inducement to attend the upcoming Moogfest , which returns to Durham in May for a second iteration, R.E.M.'s Michael Stipe will be there, and he'll be premiering a multimedia installation- an "exploration of desire and movement"-that will feature a never-before-heard instrumental score along with footage the singer shot in New York City. This isn't the first time Stipe has released music in the post-R.E.M. era-he collaborated with producer/songwriter Andy LeMaster on the instrumental soundtrack to The Cold Lands -but for this project he's made good use of Moog's invention, and he's done it on his own.

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