First Impressions: Collapse Into Now by R.E.M.

The pre-release buzz proclaimed Collapse Into Now a return to form for R.E.M., a groundbreaking band that floundered after drummer Bill Berry’s departure. I didn’t buy this line: 2008’s Accelerate with its 34 minute blast of guitar rock was the clarion call announcing R.E.M. had found its way again. This […]