R.E.M. Live at Rock am Ring in 2005. Look for this video and others from Rock am Ring on the 6-set DVD release REMTV in November. http://store.remhq.com/remtv.html
#tbt R.E.M. on the cover of Q Magazine October 1994…
"Fall On Me" from the band’s 1991 performance on MTV Unplugged. The video for “Fall On Me” along with others from the monumental 1991 show are included on REMTV, the 6-DVD retrospective set, due out November 24 on Rhino Records. PRE-ORDER REMTV at http://bit.ly/1xrdfsT
Photo from opening night of Michael’s evolving exhibition project, NEW SIGHTS, NEW NOISE, at 80WSE. Michael is currently NYU Steinhardt Department of Art & Art Professions Fall 2014 Artist in Residence.
The more things change— when MONSTER came out there were things like rec lists and message boards— and the internets were pretty wonky— the “CB radio of our time” one wag disparaged it— and oh yeah, floppy discs— yep, there was an actual MONSTER floppy disc— want proof!? Here! You have to remember this was 10 years before Youtube and FB and almost 15 from Twitter getting going … we never did a CD-ROM thank God!-Bertis
Michael Stipe in New York City, 2003. Photo by Danny Clinch from his forthcoming book STILL MOVING
The Simpsons action figures are here! http://bit.ly/YAwAfG
R.E.M. Unplugged vinyl is out next week! R.E.M. MTV Unplugged 1991 - http://smarturl.it/Unplugged1991 & R.E.M. MTV Unplugged 2001 - http://smarturl.it/Unplugged2001