michael stipe

Michael Stipe Unveils First New Music After R.E.M.
Michael Stipe is sharing his first piece of new music since the “long-term hiatus” of R.E.M. in 2011.The instrumental was composed for the film “The Cold Lands” from Stipe’s frequent collaborator Tom Gilroy.  Stipe tells “Salon” he definitely fel…
R.E.M Releases Rarities
R.E.M.’s complete catalog and much more is now “Mastered for iTunes.” Remastered versions of the now-defunct group’s albums were unveiled in the online music store this week, along with two special collections jam packed with rarities.  “The Complete Rarities:…