21 August 2010

Geez…

Here’s another review of the Baseball Project’s show at Maxwell’s, Hoboken; but more importantly, this blogger Michael Gordon talked to band members after the gig and took a photo with Mike Mills. Now, according to Mr Gordon, Scott McCaughey has said that there will be NO TOUR to support the new R.E.M. album, and the [...]

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20 August 2010

This Summer I Hear The Drumming

Woo-hoo! Listen to Mike Mills’s kickass rendition of Neil Young’s antiwar anthem “Ohio”, courtesy of R.E.M.’s official website. Mike is accompanied by Wayne Kramer, Dave Herlihy and Bonerama. I’ve copied the lyrics here, in case you wanna sing along. Tin soldiers and Nixon coming, We’re finally on our own. This summer I hear the drumming, [...]

18 August 2010

Dear New Orleans – UPDATED

As you may recall, in the past few years R.E.M.’s Mike Mills has gotten involved with several charities which aid New Orleans, the city that was devastated five years ago by Hurricane Katrina and more recently by the Gulf oil spill. So it comes as no surprise that Mike has donated tracks for a new [...]

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16 August 2010

The Baseball Project Rock Maxwell’s!

Hiya, I’m back on duty after a brief hiatus filled with moving house, completing my PhD thesis and whatnot. Anyway, here’s a brief recap of all the exciting events of the past few days; more updates to follow. First of all, The Baseball Project (i.e. Scott McCaughey, Steve Wynn, Linda Pitmon and Mike Mills in [...]

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