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Michael Stipe and Gaelynn Lea

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Michael Stipe

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Michael Stipe

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Michael Stipe (R.E.M) and Toni Collette come out for Roberto Bolle and Friends. Photo

Michael Stipe (R.E.M) and Toni Collette come out for Roberto Bolle and Friends.

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Michael Stipe News

MYKKI BLANCO Releases New Single 'Pink Diamond Bezel' Photo MYKKI BLANCO Releases New Single 'Pink Diamond Bezel'
by Michael Major - Sep 13, 2022

Mykki Blanco will release their new album, Stay Close To Music. Adventurous and expansive, it shatters any previously held assumptions about Mykki’s artistry, leaving them free to define their sound for themselves. They have shared a new taste of the LP via “Pink Diamond Bezel” which, like the rest of the LP, was created with producer FaltyDL.

The Chats Announce Biggest UK/EU Tour to Date for 2023 Photo The Chats Announce Biggest UK/EU Tour to Date for 2023
by Michael Major - Aug 15, 2022

The Chats have been touring throughout 2022 playing in front of huge crowds across many countries and are now proud to embark on their 2023 UK tour dates with a headline show at Brixton’s 02 Academy in London - their largest show to date. Next year’s tour will also visit venues in Ireland, France, Belgium, Sweden, and Norway.

Mykki Blanco Releases 'Steps' (Ft. MNEK & Saul Williams) Photo Mykki Blanco Releases 'Steps' (Ft. MNEK & Saul Williams)
by Michael Major - Aug 9, 2022

Mykki Blanco will release their new album, Stay Close To Music, via Transgressive. Adventurous and expansive, it shatters any previously held assumptions about Mykki’s artistry, leaving them free to define their sound for themselves. Foregoing samples, Mykki wanted to create their own sonic universe from scratch and to do so.

R.E.M. Celebrates the 40th Anniversary of 'Chronic Town' Photo R.E.M. Celebrates the 40th Anniversary of 'Chronic Town'
by Michael Major - Jun 28, 2022

Celebrating its 40th anniversary this year, R.E.M.’s debut EP CHRONIC TOWN will be released for the first time ever as a standalone CD with extensive liner notes by the original producer Mitch Easter (Let’s Active). Plus, watch the new music video for Wolves, Lower” now!

Wild Arrows Release New Single 'Here's The Ghost' Photo Wild Arrows Release New Single 'Here's The Ghost'
by Michael Major - Jun 9, 2022

'Here's the Ghost'' was a true collaborative effort between the band's Mike Law and the collective of producers Gary Atturio (Psychic TV, Belle Mare), Grady Walker and Nick Krill  (The War On Drugs, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah), who worked on the album at Law's studio, The Civil Defense. 

Near Beer (Henry Clay People) Share 'Yelling at a Dog' Single Photo Near Beer (Henry Clay People) Share 'Yelling at a Dog' Single
by Michael Major - May 9, 2022

Los Angeles-based indie rock band Near Beer — Joey Siara (vocals, guitar), Brent Stranathan (drums), Jeremy Levy (bass, backup vocals) — have shared a brand new single entitled 'Yelling at a Dog.' It comes off their self-titled album. The band describes the album as a set of 'mini-anthems about insomnia, drinking, and human connection.'

Photos: Inside the Pink Carpet Arrivals for MACBETH Photo Photos: Inside the Pink Carpet Arrivals for MACBETH
by Bruce Glikas - Apr 29, 2022

Last night marked the official opening of Tony Award winner Sam Gold's Macbeth on Broadway, starring Daniel Craig in his return to Broadway as Macbeth and Ruth Negga's Broadway debut as Lady Macbeth. BroadwayWorld was on hand for the big night and you can check out photos from the star-studded pink carpet arrivals below!

Mykki Blanco Releases New Single 'Family Ties (Feat. Michael Stipe)' Photo Mykki Blanco Releases New Single 'Family Ties (Feat. Michael Stipe)'
by Michael Major - Mar 22, 2022

Mykki Blanco kicks off 2022 with the release of new single “Family Ties (ft. Michael Stipe).” The track - ethereal, celestial and contemplative - is out today across all DSP’s via Transgressive Records. The video for “Family Ties” was directed by Kit Monteith. Shot in the north of England, it also features a rare appearance from Michael Stipe.

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Cynthia Erivo & More Among Audie Awards Finalists Photo Lin-Manuel Miranda, Cynthia Erivo & More Among Audie Awards Finalists
by Michael Major - Feb 3, 2022

The Audio Publishers Association (APA) have announced finalists for the 2022 Audie Awards. Finalists include Cynthia Erivo for Best Female Narrator and Lin-Manuel Miranda for Best Male Narrator. Leslie Odom Jr., Annie Golden, Telly Leung, and Jason Tam are also featured on audiobooks that made the list. Check out the full list of nominations now!

Steve Gunn Comes To The Fox Theatre In April Photo Steve Gunn Comes To The Fox Theatre In April
by Stephi Wild - Jan 26, 2022

Steve Gunn's Way Out Weather, from 2014 was not only a career highlight for the artist himself, who had formerly travelled most often in more experimental and more improvisatory musical communities, but it was also an important milestone in the story of contemporary independent music of the rock and roll variety in the world at large.

Michael Stipe Videos

R.E.M. Launches 'Monster Talk' Live Q&A VideoR.E.M. Launches 'Monster Talk' Live Q&A
by Abigail Charpentier - Nov 22, 2019

A few days before the release of Monster's 25th anniversary edition, Michael Stipe and Mike Mills stopped by YouTube Space New York for an in-depth, live-to-audience conversation with special hosts Adam Scott (Parks & Recreation, Big Little Lies) and Scott Aukerman (Comedy Bang! Bang!, Between Two Ferns), who also host a dedicated R.E.M. podcast called R U Talkin' R.E.M. RE: ME?.

R.E.M. Releases 'Let Me In' Remix Honoring the Memory of Kurt Cobain VideoR.E.M. Releases 'Let Me In' Remix Honoring the Memory of Kurt Cobain
by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 15, 2019

R.E.M. have revealed a new mix of “Let Me In,” taken from the upcoming 25th anniversary reissue of Monster, due for release November 1st. Remixed by original Monster producer Scott Litt, “Let Me In” sees Michael Stipe's original vocal transformed, bringing the nuances of his performance to the fore of the mix.

R.E.M. Share Unreleased Song for Hurricane Dorian Relief VideoR.E.M. Share Unreleased Song for Hurricane Dorian Relief
by Abigail Charpentier - Sep 12, 2019

Iconic alternative rock band R.E.M. has shared previously unreleased song “Fascinating” to benefit global organization Mercy Corps' Hurricane Dorian relief and recovery efforts in the Bahamas. Band members Peter Buck, Mike Mills and Michael Stipe recorded “Fascinating” in 2004 at Nassau's Compass Point Studios.

R.E.M.'s Monster 25th Anniversary Edition To Be Released Nov. 1 VideoR.E.M.'s Monster 25th Anniversary Edition To Be Released Nov. 1
by Abigail Charpentier - Sep 6, 2019

Craft Recordings is excited to announce a 25th anniversary reissue of R.E.M.'s acclaimed ninth album, Monster. Remastered by Greg Calbi at Sterling Sound, the title will be available on various physical formats, as well as digitally, on November 1. A five-CD, one-Blu-ray deluxe box set will include the original album, a special 2019 remix from Monster producer Scott Litt, a CD of previously unreleased demos from the album and a complete live 1995 performance captured in Chicago. The accompanying Blu-ray will offer Monster in both hi-resolution audio and 5.1 Surround Sound, as well as a host of video content: the 90-minute film Road Movie, which documents R.E.M.'s 1995 tour, and all six music videos from Monster. The collection will be packaged in a five-and-a-half-inch portfolio book, featuring liner notes by journalist Matthew Perpetua—with new insight from band members—and archival photographs. An expanded edition of Monster, offering the original album and the 2019 remixed version, will also be available on two 180-gram vinyl LPs or two CDs, both featuring reimagined cover art by longtime R.E.M. designer Chris Bilheimer. The remastered album will also be available as a standalone 180-gram vinyl LP, with Bilheimer's original Monster art.

STAGE TUBE: Stephen Colbert Recaps 2016 and Reminds Us That The End is Near
by Stage Tube - Dec 17, 2016

It's been a long year. Between the Presidential Election cycle, a Zika virus outbreak, the heart-wrenching deaths of so many artists—the list goes on, and Stephen Colbert, James Franco, and Michael Stipe were there to remind us of it all. In a cover of 'It's the End of the World As We Know It' by R.E.M, the trio, led by Colbert, sing through all of 2016—the good, the bad, and the orange.

VIDEO: Stephen Colbert, Michael Stipe & James Franco Say Goodbye to 2016 with Remix of R.E.M. Classic
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 16, 2016

On last night's LATE SHOW, Michael Stipe and James Franco join Stephen Colbert to celebrate the end of 2016 with a remake R.E.M.'s 'It's the End of the World as We Know It (And I Feel Fine)'

VIDEO: Michael Stipe Tributes David Bowie with Cover of 'The Man Who Sold the World'
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 30, 2016

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, music guest Michael Stipe, who will be performing at two upcoming David Bowie tribute shows in New York to benefit music education charities, performed 'The Man Who Sold the World.'

VIDEO: Audra McDonald Sings Holiday Classic on THE COLBERT REPORT
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 12, 2012

On last night's THE COLBERT REPORT on Comedy Central, five-time Tony Award winner Audra McDonald joined Stephen Colbert in a duet of the holiday classic 'Baby It's Cold Outside'. Check out the performance below!

VIDEO: THE COLBERT REPORT Celebrates the Holiday With Elvis Costello, Diana Krall
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 11, 2012

On last night's THE COLBERT REPORT on Comedy Central, Elvis Costello joined Diana Krall, Marc Ribot and Stephen to perform the holiday classic 'Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas.' Check out the performance below!

STAGE TUBE: Actress Kirsten Dunst Stars in New R.E.M. Video!
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 27, 2011

Today, R.E.M. posted two videos for their brand-new song 'We All Go Back To Where We Belong' on their official website www.remhq.com. R.E.M. frontman Michael Stipe and co-director Dominic DeJoseph (who has directed previous films for R.E.M.) recruited actress Kirsten Dunst to star in one of the videos for 'We All Go Back To Where We Belong.' Dunst is a Golden Globe-nominated performer who has starred in such movies as Sophia Coppola's The Virgin Suicides, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Marie Antoinette, and the Spider-Man trilogy. She recently received the Cannes Film Festival Award for Best Actress for her role in the current film Melancholia, directed by Lars von Trier.