Visualizer Video at Shortlist: “E-Bow The Letter” with Thom Yorke

Check out this 2004 clip of R.E.M. with Thom Yorke performing “E-Bow The Letter” at St James’s Church, London. Listen to the track in its entirety at the link below! Available as an instant grat. single with digital pre-orders of R.E.M. at the BBC.  

Arthur Buck Tour Wraps Up in Chicago & Minneapolis

Arthur Buck’s fall tour wraps up with shows in Chicago and Minneapolis today and tomorrow. Ticket info below: SEP 23 SUN Lincoln Hall Chicago, IL, United States TICKETS RSVP SEP 24 MON 7th Street Entry Minneapolis, MN, United States TICKETS RSVP

Monkees Christmas Party LP Features Track Written by Peter & Scott McCaughey

Big news from The Monkees & Peter! The band’s first ever holiday album, CHRISTMAS PARTY, will be released October 12, featuring the new classic holiday song “Unwrap You At Christmas!” This collection will feature classic Christmas songs including “Silver Bells,” “The Christmas Song,” and “Wonderful Christmastime” along with new songs written for the band by Peter Buck … Continued

R.E.M. At The BBC “Moments”

R.E.M. At The BBC is now available for pre-order! The 8CD+DVD Boxset includes a booklet presenting fascinating accounts from BBC personalities who contributed their own memories of those classic performances and moments with the band as part of a newly written overview of the BBC/R.E.M. relationship by rock journalist Tom Doyle.

Arthur Buck Athens & Atlanta Weekend

It was a thrill to have the #ArthurBuck gang in Athens, then Atlanta, for a couple of days. Here they are in Atlanta at Music Midtown and Peter & Scott on Friday at home.made in Athens. Photos by Bertis    

From the Runway: Tilda Swinton’s Monster Tee Skirt

Our friend the wondrous Tilda Swinton and stylist Olivier Rizzo teamed up to present an unexpected addition to a very chic skirt ensemble, the original Monster tee from the band’s 1995 world tour!

Arthur Buck Plays Athens Tonight

If you’re in Athens tonight, come out the 40 Watt Club and catch Arthur Buck’s big show. The band features Peter Buck, Joseph Arthur, Scott McCaughey, Linda Pitmon, and Gregg Foreman.  

Arthur Buck Tour Swings Southeast

The #ArthurBuck tour heads South now after the band completed a few dates in the Northwest and in California. You still have a chance to get out there and catch them on one of the nine remaining dates: SEP 13 THU 40 Watt Club Athens, GA SEP 15 SAT Music Midtown Festival Atlanta, GA SEP 16 … Continued

Billboard: The Minus 5’s Scott McCaughey on His Harrowing Stroke & the Friends Who Saved Him From Getting ‘Wiped Out’ By Hospital Bills

Read Billboard’s excellent interview with Scott McCaughey in which he discusses his stroke, the grueling road to recovery, and the outstanding support he’s received from fans, friends, and family during this trying time. Scott is currently out on tour with Arthur Buck in support of their debut album. We’re thrilled that Scott is doing so … Continued

R.E.M. at the BBC Coming October 19th (Read Press Release)

R.E.M. grew up with the BBC, and this historic relationship is lovingly celebrated across an incredible collection that beautifully illustrates the career trajectory of one of modern music’s greatest bands. The collection—available as a super-deluxe edition 8-CD/1-DVD box set, as well as 2-CD, 2-LP and digital formats—comprises a treasure trove of rare and unreleased live … Continued

Michael Opens Up About Instagram

Michael tells the BBC that he plans to leave Instagram soon, shutting down his popular feed. Hear why in this video clip from Michael Stipe – BBC

Arthur Buck Tickets for September Tour on Sale

Peter’s new duo with Brooklyn’s Joseph Arthur–Arthur Buck–kicks off a US tour in Seattle next week (9-7), and tickets are available for what promises to be a dynamic evening of rock ‘n’ roll in support of their acclaimed debut album. Tour dates and ticket options are as follows: SEP 7 FRI The Crocodile Seattle, WA, United States … Continued