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An hour of new, indie, import, and underground music curated by Ryan Arnold. @RyanArnoldRocks
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The Big Beat with Ryan Arnold

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An hour of new, indie, import, and underground music curated by Ryan Arnold. @RyanArnoldRocks
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Michael Stipe attends a screening of 'State Like Sleep' during the 2018 Tribeca Film Festival

Hear a Brand New Song from Michael Stipe

It's fun when musical relationships come full circle, and that's certainly the case for The National's Aaron Dessner and R.E.M.'s Michael Stipe. The National opened for R.E.M. on tour years ago, and now Dessner has been working with Michael Stipe on a new song that's part of Dessner and Justin...
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Michael Stipe Shares Coronavirus Safety Video Sung To R.E.M.'s "It's The End Of The World As We Know It"

"It's The End Of The World As We Know It (And I Feel Fine)" from R.E.M.'s 1987 record 'Document' has made its way back onto the charts lately with frontman Michael Stipe taking advantage of the opportunity to use the song as a means of educating people about the coronavirus.
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Michael Stipe Shares Second Solo Song

The rumors are true- Michael Stipe is set to release his solo debut album in the near future. Although we don't have full album details yet, we do have 2 singles from the forthcoming project. Back in October Stipe released "Your Capricious Soul," and on Saturday, which was Stipe's 60th Birthday, he...
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NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 19: Michael Stipe attends the premiere screening and party for truTV’s new comedy series “At Home with Amy Sedaris” at The Bowery Hotel on October 19, 2017 in New York City. 27056_024. (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images)

Shake This: Michael Stipe Might Own Andy Warhol's Last Polaroid Picture

“I have his Big Shot,” the R.E.M. frontman said. “There was a shot in it, by the way. I have what might be Warhol’s last work...
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Hear New Beck On This Week's New Noise At Nine

Video of Beck - Uneventful Days Last week’s show debuted Michael Stipe’s long-awaited return to making music. This week we debuted Beck’s surprise announcement that his new record finished and slated for release next month! I'm pretty keen on Michigander ( who was added to Pete Yorn’s show at Metro...
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NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 19: Michael Stipe attends the premiere screening and party for truTV’s new comedy series “At Home with Amy Sedaris” at The Bowery Hotel on October 19, 2017 in New York City. 27056_024. (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images)

Hear Michael Stipe's first ever solo recording, first since REM's breakup.

Video of Your Capricious Soul - Michael Stipe Michael Stipe returns to music with his first new music since the breakup of REM in 2011 and his first solo recording EVER. He's making "Your Capricious Soul" available only through MichaelStipe.com and benefits climate change awareness and action...
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NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 19: Michael Stipe attends the premiere screening and party for truTV’s new comedy series “At Home with Amy Sedaris” at The Bowery Hotel on October 19, 2017 in New York City. 27056_024. (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images)

Check out the Video for Michael Stipe's Solo Debut, "Your Capricious Soul"

We were overjoyed but skeptical when rumors of a Michael Stipe solo album circulated earlier this year, but now we have cause for celebration. Since R.E.M.'s divorce in 2011 Michael Stipe has been pretty quiet, but lucky for us we now have 2 new solo songs, “Your Capricious Soul” and “Drive To The...
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NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 19: Michael Stipe attends the premiere screening and party for truTV’s new comedy series “At Home with Amy Sedaris” at The Bowery Hotel on October 19, 2017 in New York City. 27056_024. (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images)

Michael Stipe Hints at New Solo Album

When R.E.M. officially called it quits back in 2011, Michael Stipe made it clear he would be taking a break from songwriting. But last year he broke his silence with his solo debut, a song called “Future, If Future,” and he sang 3 new songs during a surprise opening set for Patti Smith in New York...
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