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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

Arthur Buck – “I Am The Moment”

Lately, the former R.E.M. guitarist Peter Buck has kept himself plenty busy, forming limited-run indie supergroups like Filthy Friends (with Sleater-Kinney's Corin Tucker) and Tuatara
Tom Breihan | April 11, 2018 - 9:40 am

Joseph Arthur And Peter Buck Form New Band Arthur Buck

In a situation that is surprisingly not the plot of a buddy comedy flick, Joseph Arthur and Peter Buck have formed a band after running…
Julia Gray | February 15, 2018 - 11:41 am

Watch Members Of R.E.M., Sleater-Kinney, & More Play Benefit For Scott McCaughey

Scott McCaughey, the frontman of the Minus 5 and longtime touring member of R.E.M., recently suffered a stroke while on tour with Alejandro Escovedo. And…
Peter Helman | January 6, 2018 - 11:13 am

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
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