R.E.M. have been the soundtrack to my whole teenage and adult life. All good things come to an end I suppose but I'd be a liar to say I won't miss them.
Rolling Stone Music wrote:R.E.M. announced today that they have broken up after 31 years together. "As lifelong friends and co-conspirators, we have decided to call it a day as a band," the band said in a statement on their official website. "We walk away with a great sense of gratitude, of finality, and of astonishment at all we have accomplished."
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All the very best going out to the members of R.E.M. You rocked live in Dublin 1999 at Landsdowne Road. Here's hoping you continue working within music and we get many collaborative and solo projects from you...