Check out this article on West Virginia’s Mountain Stage, one of the longest-running programs on public radio; R.E.M. fans will remember the band’s memorable appearance on the program in April 1991. Read more…
Mike will be the guest star of the Rome Chamber Music Festival at Palazzo Barberini in the heart of ancient Rome on June 30th. Surrounded by an incomparable baroque setting, R.E.M.’s “secret weapon” will perform with long-time friend & classical violinist Robert McDuffie. The pair will perform the Concerto for Violin, Rock Band and String … Continued
The band’s 25th anniversary was celebrated in fine form in Sheffield, England, on June 15, 2005 with a birthday cake at Hallam FM Arena. The guys returned to Sheffield to play a concert which had been postponed in February of that year due to Mike’s illness.
Check out the Guardian’s article on The Jayhawks new album, Paging Mr. Proust… co-produced by our very own Peter Buck: Read Here
Mike joined an all-star cast of musicians comprising Big Star Third as they paid tribute to the legendary Memphis band in Glendale, CA, this week. Click the link below for a recap and check out videos of performances of Big Star songs: Members of Wilco, R.E.M., and Yo La Tengo cover Big Star’s Third … Continued