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Record Store Day

Posted by on Mar 21, 2013 | 0 comments

Record Store Day

The Cure, R.E.M. and the Lemonheads are among the many artists with music set to be released via Rhino Records on Record Store Day 2013, which is scheduled for April 20. Other releases due out on RSD 2013 from Rhino include albums from the Cure side project the Glove; classic rockers the Doors, the Band and the Grateful Dead; punk veterans the Misfits and X and a Factory Records sampler...

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REM Break-up & Everybody Hurts

Posted by on Sep 22, 2011 | 0 comments

REM Break-up & Everybody Hurts

R.E.M. stands for Rapid Eye Movement.  That is the sleep state your body enters when dreams occur.  I personally learned that from Casey Kasem on Z95 in Chicago.  This was PRE- Q101.  But once REM made their mark, they became a staple of alternative rock and Q101.  Right up until the time where Mancow interviewed Michael Stipe (lead singer) and asked him if it was true he was dying of AIDS. REM...

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