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  • Bill Berry Performs on R.E.M.’s Fan Club Christmas Single

    R.E.M. fans got a rare surprise for their annual Christmas gift from the band this year: former drummer Bill Berry, who retired from the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame group in 1997, made a rare appearance with one of his old Murmur bandmates on one of the two songs featured on the 2009 Christmas […]

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  • Berry Drops In on R.E.M.

    Berry Drops In on R.E.M.

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  • R.E.M. Hard At Work On New Project

    R.E.M. is continuing pre-production on its next Warner Bros. album, following the departure of drummer Bill Berry. The album, which is being produced by Pat McCarthy, will include Scott McCaughey on guitar and keyboards and Screaming Trees' Barrett Martin on percussion.

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  • Bill Berry Leaves R.E.M.

    Six years after losing their religion, R.E.M. is losing their drummer, Bill Berry. "I've been playing the drums since age nine," Berry said in an official statement from Warner Bros. "I'm at a point in my life where my priorities have shifted. I loved my 17 years with R.E.M. but I'm ready to … move […]

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  • R.E.M.’s Out Of Time Album

    The band's greatest resource is its four members — and they've remained unerringly true to their instincts

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  • R.E.M.’s Brave New World

    Just after the release of 'Green,' the Athens lads are on the brink of superstardom – and they feel fine

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