NPR Cleveland Catches Up with Mike


Have a listen to Mike’s interview with NPR Cleveland as he gets ready to play some dates with the Baseball Project: http://bit.ly/2J91aqD

Flashback to Glasto ’99


Looking back 20 years ago to the anniversary of the band’s performance at Glastonbury ’99 with this gem of a clip: http://bit.ly/2ZV718G and a review from James Young at the The R.E.M. Timeline 25 June 1999 – Glastonbury Festival, England By James YoungAs a Glastonbury festival regular of 3 years now, REM headlining Friday night was … Continued

The Minus Five Head to Jersey City Tonight


After a smashing sold out show in Philadelphia last night The Minus 5 is set to rock The White Eagle Hall tonight June 27 in Jersey City NJ. By all accounts Mike and Peter seem to be having a good time! Scott too. Ticket info: http://bit.ly/2ISvRjL 

Michael Interview in La Repubblica


Italian newspaper La Repubblica has an interview with Michael this month including images from his book of photography. Here’s the lead excerpt: “Eighteen songs are already ready. For five years I’d had a clean break from music. Now I’m writing, composing and recording all by myself and for the first time.” In a Bolognese courtyard … Continued

Peter Stops By R U Talkin’ R.E.M. RE: ME


Peter joined the Scotts on R U Talkin’ R.E.M. RE: ME last night and also made another surprise appearance during Clusterfest you can read all about at here Photo from Scott Aukerman’s Instagram page @scottaukerman (Peter pictured with Scott Aukerman and Adam Scott)

A Night of Georgia Music Tickets Go On Sale Today


Tickets for “A Night of Georgia Music” with Mike Mills, Robert McDuffie, and Chuck Leavell go on sale today! Check on-sale times below: SEP 26, THU: Warner Theatre, Washington, DC (On Sale starts at 10AM EDT) SEP 28, SAT: Thomas Wolfe Auditorium, Asheville, NC (On Sale 10AM EDT) SEP 29, SUN: Atlanta Symphony Hall, Atlanta, … Continued

New Album and Tour from The Minus 5


The Minus 5’s new album Stroke Manor is officially released today on Yep Roc Records.  As always it features Scott McCaughey and Peter, as well contributions from Jeff Tweedy, Jenny Conlee, Corin Tucker, etc. etc.  And tonight the Stroke Manor Tour kicks off at Sessions Music Hall in Eugene OR, followed by hometown Portland show at Doug … Continued

The Minus 5 Kick Off Stroke Manor Tour in Eugene Tonight


Make your plans to catch Peter, @m_millsey and @ScottMcCaughey5 in action as The Minus 5 kick off their Stroke Manor Tour in Eugene, OR tonight at the Sessions Music Hall. Dates and Ticket Info just below: JUN 14 Eugene OR @ Sessions Music Hall JUN 15 Portland OR @ Doug Fir Lounge JUN 20 St. Paul MN @ Turf Club JUN 21 Milwaukee WI @ Anodyne Coffee … Continued

“In Time: The Best of R.E.M. 1988-2003” Vinyl Release Day Is Here


We’ve finally arrived at release day for the vinyl reissue of In Time: The Best of R.E.M. 1988-2003. In Time is available for the first time on vinyl in over 15 years and includes 18 hits spanning 1988’s Green to 2001’s Reveal (plus two songs released for the first time as part of this compilation: … Continued