Tag Archives: Michael Stipe

Losing my favorite band – R.E.M. announces split (1980-2011)

Last week I felt like I got punched in the gut and I was left gasping for air. That’s what happens when your favorite group of all time announces that they’re going to stop being a band. “To our Fans … Continue reading

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Michael Stipe shares more details about his local past

R.E.M. singer Michael Stipe – Image via Wikipedia Interview Magazine recently published an interview with Michael Stipe where the R.E.M. singer gives details about his time living in the St. Louis area, buying Patti Smith‘s album Horses, and his move to … Continue reading

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R.E.M. – Collapse Into Now [Album Review]

A new album from R.E.M., arguably the most influential American band of the last 30 years, is cause to celebrate. Most bands, after they reach induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, are likely on the downhill side of … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Michael Stipe!

The staff here at 3 Minute Record would like to wish R.E.M. singer Michael Stipe a very happy 51st birthday today! Born in Decatur, GA on January 4, 1960, Stipe made a name for himself as the singer of one … Continue reading

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