Rocker composed 'Concerto for Violin, Rock Band and String Orchestra' with friend, acclaimed violinist Robert McDuffie
Yo La Tengo's Ira Kaplan, Jessica Pratt, Big Star drummer Jody Stephens and more to perform 'Third/Sister Lovers' at Los Angeles gig
'R.E.M. by MTV' documentary will screen in movie theaters nationwide next week
J.K. Simmons also appears in a volleyball-themed video for comedy benefit album '2776'
The bassist says the band has "a fair amount of (music) that's never been released"
Singer Michael Stipe opts out of song during Peter Buck solo show
'The idea of not reforming is kind of attractive to us'
iTunes-only release 'Home Recordings, Vol. 1' promotes radio broadcasts for forgiving Kony's soldiers
Collapse Into Now' is reminiscent of 'Automatic for the People', says Mills
Lily Allen, Will.i.am, more comment on the game-changing plan
From art school to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, in their own words
The ultimate college band has finally graduated, but do Stipe, Buck, Mills and Berry have what it takes for the real world - and the Top Forty?