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I Want My REMTV: R.E.M. and MTV Release Special 6-Disc Set This November

R.E.M. and MTV came of age together. From the start, their fates were intertwined, with the band releasing its first single in July 1981, just weeks before the network premiered its first music video. From that point on, MTV documented everything about R.E.M, their music, their stories, and ultimately, their decision to disband in 2011. […]

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R.E.M. Give ‘Collapse Into Now’ A Release Date, Offer Free Download

R.E.M.’s new album, Collapse Into Now, has a release date. The album, the alt-rock legends’ 15thstudio effort, will hit stores and online retailers on March 7. And, to whet fans’ appetites, the band are offering a free download of the song “Discoverer.” By entering an e-mail address at www.REMhq.com, listeners can get a taste of the new […]