Wednesday, September 21, 2011

R.E.M. 1980 - 2011

It seemed like they'd go on forever. Yes, after 30+ years, 15 studio albums, Athen's finest have called it a day. Though, their work has arguably seemed less essential since the departure of Bill Berry, the news marks an unprecedented end of an era, when many had expected, after so long for the group to continue to function indefinitely in a Rolling Stones fashion.