News

R.E.M.'s one-off Albert Hall Show To Be Broadcast Live

R.E.M.'s one-off Albert Hall Show To Be Broadcast Live

R.E.M.'s forthcoming Royal Albert Hall show is to be broadcast live in it's entirety by BBC Radio 2 on March 24.

The one-off show at the prestigious London venue is a special show to launch the Institute of Contemporary Arts 60th anniversary celebrations.

The band release their new album 'Accelerate' on March 31 and embark on a European tour starting in Amsterdam on July 2.

The UK stadium dates, as announced earlier this week are:

Manchester Lancashire County Cricket Club (August 24)
Cardiff Millennium Stadium (25)
Southampton Rose Bowl (27)
London Twickenham Stadium (30)

Tickets go on sale this Friday (February 29) at 9am.

Click here to see the full list of European tour dates.


Newsletter


Editor's Letter

Some more thoughts on Kate Bush and Alice Gerrard


On Sunday, Kate Bush inadvertently staged a one-woman assault on the British charts. This week, 11 records in the Official UK Albums Chart are by Bush – not bad, really, for a woman who has only really released nine new studio albums in the past 36 years.

Apart...