I Listen To R E M

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 77 People

    First Favorite Band...

    R.E.M. was a lotta firsts for me. They were my first concert in Greensboro NC back in 89, my first CD when I finally gave up on cassettes, the first fan club i ever joined, first world premiere of a video on the first day i ever faked being sick in high school (it was losing my...
    louducca louducca
    31-35, M
    Oct 18, 2012


    I've loved REM since the single "Radio Free Europe" came out. Since then I've seen them in concert 6 times and faithfully bought every album. I have only been disappointed once by "Around The Sun" in 2004 but that's way better than most bands. I can't wait for the new album later...
    bvb1123 bvb1123
    41-45, M
    Feb 7, 2011


    Hey, kids, shake a leg. Maybe you're crazy in the head, baby. Absolutely in love with this song.
    StonedCherry StonedCherry
    22-25, F
    Apr 14, 2013

    "All The Best" rocks

    so hard!! I dislike the 'official" video-- I'm just not tasteful or smart enough to get it -- I just wish I could get all of the video or audio for those "Hansa" studio performances. I
    johncthomas johncthomas
    41-45, M
    Apr 11, 2014


    I enjoy listening to some of the older 80's REM song titles.
    jml2000 jml2000
    61-65, M
    1 Response Jun 28, 2013

    Love The Old Stuff Best

    i was a huge fan of r.e.m. from mid 80's all the way to the 90s sometime. still some of the best music around. i don't know if it was when bill berry left and his contribution or lack thereof after made a difference,but i just like the old stuff better and don't really follow...
    dianetheflighty dianetheflighty
    51-55, F
    1 Response Aug 2, 2011

    R.E.M. Man On The Moon - Video

    This song makes me think of Andy Kaufman. Rest Gently In Peace.
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    Oct 20, 2010

    My first experience with R.

    E.M. was pretty weird. I was around four or five years old and my Mum sent me to a large church in the town centre to do an arts and crafts workshop in the summer holiday. All I recall from this is that all the children sat in the pews in front of what seemed to me to be a...
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    Sep 19, 2015

    R.E.M. - Losing My Religion - Live - Video

    Spectacular live performance!
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    Oct 20, 2010

    Collapse Into Now

    Their recent release, "Collapse Into Now" is one of the best albuns ever. Are you listening/paying attention U2?
    johncthomas johncthomas
    41-45, M
    Jul 10, 2011

    R.E.M. - Everybody Hurts - Video

    Sniffle, my allergies must be acting up again. (((Wipes Eyes))) One of the best videos ever!
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    Oct 20, 2010
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