Friday, 28 January 2011

REM will not tour despite new album release

Despite the new album release 'Collapse Into Now' by REM,The bandmate confirms that they will not be touring this year in order to support the album.

It has been confirmed by REM manager Bertis Downs that band will not be touring this year,after the statement fans got disappoint.

He explained that the band don’t always like to play out their new albums, and that this album is likely to be one of those that doesn’t make its way on stage.

It has been admit by REM guitarist Peter Buck back in December that band still thinking whether to tour the album, but said they were meeting in the New Year to make a decision. He did admit he wanted to tour though, saying "I'd really like to do it, but we've toured a lot recently”.

Thursday, 20 January 2011


About a month and a half before the brand spanking new album, set for a March 8th release,American rock stars R.E.M have put a new single.

‘Mine Smell Like Honey’ is the first official song single to be released from their 15th album, titled ‘Collapse Into Now’.

To record this album they have visited the various places like including Berlin and New Orleans – member Mike Mills has said "It's also fun for us to go to the cities we really love and spend some time. It's really important to go out, get great food, shrug off the debris of the day, and just be friends and have a good time. In Berlin you drink beer and eat wurst. In New Orleans you eat Cajun food and drink Sazerac.”

The single is available for download on iTunes now

Friday, 14 January 2011

REM promise 'Collapse Into Now' will be a 'classic'-sounding album

REM new album Collapse Into Now' will reflect their "classic" sound revealed the guitarist Peter Buck.

Ahead of the release of seventh album on March 7,the bands feel confident said the band member Peter Buck while speaking to NME.

"I've always tended to not say it's the greatest record we've ever done because that's what everyone does and it's usually bullshit," he said. "But this feels like every song all the way through is great."

He added: "I hate to say that, but that's just the feeling. It's got some beautiful, heartbreaking things and well as some really noisy rock and everything in between. It sounds really classic."

Sunday, 9 January 2011

New R.E.M. Single ‘Oh My Heart’

Collapse Into Now, the band’s fifteenth studio album,prepared by the guys of R.E.M to release.The band single “Oh My Heart” is currently available online for fans preview.

To give fans a taste of what’s to come NPR debuted the new R.E.M. single “Oh My Heart” ahead of the March 2011 release of Collapse Into Now.

NPR recently went one-on-one R.E.M. front man Michael Stipe who said the new track is dedicated to New Orleans.

“It’s a very quiet and very meditative song,” Stip told NPR, “dedicated to New Orleans — about New Orleans. Jacknife [Lee] is great as a producer, because he saw that we were struggling with what is a very quiet song.”

Michael Stipe also revealed an interesting story of how “Oh My Heart” came to be in the studio, literally, when the band members were in the studio together.

Saturday, 8 January 2011

R.E.M. Revealed new album Collapse Into Now

R.E.M. confirmed street date for latest album Collapse Into Now 8th March 2011. If you want full-track-listing so its will began on 25th November was appeared on R.E.M.'s official website.

Yesterday, a free download of "Discoverer" was made available to fans that signed up for R.E.M.'s email list via .

Collapse Into Now on iTunes the week of December 20th will accept an immediate download of "It Happened Today."

For Collapse Into Now, R.E.M., which is singer Michael Stipe, guitarist Peter Buck, and bassist Mike Mills.

Grammy Award-winning producer Jacknife Lee, who produced the band's acclaimed last album Accelerate.

R.E.M. and Lee recorded the album in New Orleans at the Music Shed and in Berlin at the famed Hansa Studios, where several legendary albums are adding David Bowie's Heroes, U2's Achtung Baby, and Iggy Pop's Lust for Life, were made.

Now the track-listing for Collapse Into Now is as follows:


All The Best


Oh My Heart

It Happened Today

Every Day Is Yours To Win

Mine Smell Like Honey

Walk It Back

Alligator Aviator Autopilot Antimatter

That Someone Is You

Me, Marlon Brando, Marlon Brando and I


Sunday, 2 January 2011

New R.E.M. Collaboration with Eddie Vedder

On March 7th 2011,R.E.M. are about to release their desperately anticipated new album, Collapse Into Now.

R.E.M. are recently giving away the epic Discoverer,to celebrate their 30th anniversary and the release of their 15th album.

The first song from Collapse Into Now, as a free download on REM official website

Collapse Into Now Tracklisting
1. Discoverer
2. All the Best
3. Uberlin
4. Oh My Heart
5. It Happened Today (featuring Eddie Vedder)
6. Every Day Is Yours to Win
7. Mine Smell Like Honey
8. Walk It Back
9. Alligator Aviator Autopilot Antimatter (featuring Peaches and Lenny Kaye)
10. That Someone Is You
11. Me, Marlon Brando, Marlon Brando and I
12. Blue (featuring Patti Smith)