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Q&A: R.E.M.’s Peter Buck On His New Band With Sleater-Kinney’s Corin Tucker & Automatic For The People’s 25th Anniversary Reissue

Even at the height of R.E.M.'s success, guitarist Peter Buck didn't like to take breaks. During his free moments, Buck would play with Warren Zevon…
Michael Tedder | August 3, 2017 - 10:00 am

20 Years Of Britpop

Peter Buck Reveals How R.E.M. Once Sabotaged The Verve

It's Britpop Week here at Stereogum, and to help us celebrate, R.E.M. guitarist Peter Buck has shared a story about his old band sabotaging the…
Sam Behrens | April 24, 2014 - 11:42 am

More Peter Buck stories

Watch Coldplay & Peter Buck Cover Tom Petty’s “Free Fallin”

Last night, Coldplay played a show at Portland's Moda Center. They opened their set with a moment of silence for Tom Petty, who had passed
Tom Breihan | October 3, 2017 - 9:33 am

Filthy Friends – “Despierta” Video

Filthy Friends is the relatively new-ish supergroup featuring Sleater-Kinney's Corin Tucker, R.E.M.'s Peter Buck, Scott McCaughey, Bill Rieflin, and Kurt Bloch, and they're releasing their…
James Rettig | August 1, 2017 - 10:36 am

Filthy Friends – “The Arrival”

Indie rock supergroup Filthy Friends -- spearheaded by Sleater-Kinney's Corin Tucker and former R.E.M. guitarist Peter Buck -- have finally solidified plans to release their…
Kim Ilkowski | June 20, 2017 - 1:15 pm

Filthy Friends – “Editions Of You” (Roxy Music Cover)

Filthy Friends is the new Pacific Northwestern indie rock supergroup that features Sleater-Kinney co-leader Corin Tucker and former R.E.M. guitarist Peter Buck alongside fellow veterans…
Tom Breihan | April 26, 2017 - 11:00 am

Stream The Debut Single From Jangle-Pop Supergroup The No Ones

The No Ones is a new supergroup formed by chance after I Was A King’s Frode Strømstad and Arne Kjelsrud Mathisen asked Scott McCaughey and…
Pranav Trewn | April 25, 2017 - 3:18 pm

Watch R.E.M.’s Peter Buck Read A Book At His Birthday Party In New Eyelids Video

R.E.M.'s Peter Buck produced or, the upcoming LP by Eyelids, a Portland-based band that features current and former members of the Decemberists, Guided By Voices,…
Peter Helman | April 17, 2017 - 10:21 pm

Watch Three Members Of R.E.M. Reunite In Athens, Perform “Superman”

The former R.E.M. guitarist Peter Buck often plays with the Minus 5, his friend Scott McCaughey's band. And last night, when the Minus 5 played…
Tom Breihan | January 11, 2017 - 11:52 am

Filthy Friends – “Despierta”

Filthy Friends is a new supergroup featuring Sleater-Kinney's Corin Tucker (pictured), R.E.M.'s Peter Buck, Scott McCaughey, Bill Rieflin, and Kurt Bloch. They make their recorded…
Chris DeVille | October 21, 2016 - 11:51 am

Crowdfunded Final Game Theory Album Features Members Of The Posies, R.E.M., The Both

At the time of his tragic, untimely death in 2013, Scott Miller was working on the sixth Game Theory studio album, Supercalifragile. He had recorded…
Collin Robinson | May 6, 2016 - 12:22 pm

Peter Buck Details R.E.M.’s Breakup And Current Status

Ever since R.E.M. called it quits in 2011, guitarist Peter Buck has kept busy. He's produced albums, played with bands like the Minus 5 and…
Tom Breihan | March 14, 2016 - 2:00 pm

Watch Death Cab For Cutie Cover R.E.M. With R.E.M.’s Peter Buck & Mike Mills

The fifth iteration of R.E.M. guitarist Peter Buck's annual Todos Santos Music Festival, which takes place in Baja California, Mexico and benefits the Palapa Society…
Peter Helman | January 25, 2016 - 7:07 pm

Watch Jeff Tweedy, Corin Tucker, & R.E.M.’s Mike Mills & Peter Buck Cover David Bowie

In conjunction with the non-profit education and aid organization the Palapa Society, R.E.M.'s Peter Buck brought the Todos Santos Music Festival back to Mexico for…
Peter Helman | January 17, 2016 - 7:34 pm

Dressy Bessy – “Lady Liberty”

Sweet-and-tart power-poppers Dressy Bessy have just announced that they'll be releasing a new album called KINGSIZED, their first since 2008's Holler And Stomp. The upcoming…
James Rettig | October 5, 2015 - 4:53 pm

R.E.M.’s Peter Buck Announces His “Best Solo Record” Warzone Earth Feat. Jeff Tweedy, Krist Novoselic

R.E.M.'s Peter Buck just announced the release of his new album, Warzone Earth, which he is calling his best solo work to date. Buck made…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 29, 2015 - 5:56 pm
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