Archive for June, 2016

A very rare U.S. promotional CD single of R.E.M. “It’s The End of The World as We Know It (and I Feel Fine)”

In the 1980s, R.E.M. came to define alternative rock or what some call “underground music”.¬†Formed in Athens, Georgia in 1980, the quartet of front man Michael Stipe, Bill Berry, Peter Buck, and Mike Mills promoted¬†a new guitar-laden, back-to-basics sound that influenced bands into the next decade and beyond. Starting with 1983’s Murmur, R.E.M. turned out […]