Cohen, Jonathan
September 2006
Billboard;9/23/2006, Vol. 118 Issue 38, p66
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The article reports that the four original members of the rock group R.E.M. have come to the studio with producer David Barbe in Athens, Georgia to record a song for an as-yet-unannounced purpose. The session preceded Michael Stipe, Peter Buck and Mike Mills' three-song performance with drummer Bill Berry as part of the band's induction into the Georgia Music Hall of Fame.


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