Peter Buck

New Music: Filthy Friends (R.E.M.’s Peter Buck, Sleater-Kinney’s Corin Tucker) – “Despierata”

Recently, R.E.M.’s Peter Buck and Sleater-Kinney’s Corin Tucker have been playing with Scott McCaughey, Bill Rieflin, and Kurt Bloch in a group called Filthy Friends. Up til now…
Anna Gaca / October 21, 2016

Peter Buck Talks About R.E.M.’s Breakup in New Interview

Peter Buck, former guitarist for R.E.M., has described the quintessential '80s college radio rockers' 2011 breakup in a new interview with Rolling Stone. Writer and longtime R.E.M.
Anna Gaca / March 14, 2016

Watch Death Cab for Cutie Cover R.E.M.’s ‘Fall on Me’ With Peter Buck and Mike Mills

Death Cab for Cutie closed out the second weekend of the Todos Santos Music Festival, a benefit started by R.E.M.'s Peter Buck for community service non-profit the Palapa…
Rachel Brodsky / January 26, 2016

R.E.M.’s Peter Buck Announces ‘Warzone Earth’ Solo Album Featuring Krist Novoselic, Jeff Tweedy

R.E.M. guitarist Peter Buck will release his latest solo album Warzone Earth on October 16 through Little Axe Records, as Pitchfork points out.
Colin Joyce / September 30, 2015

Krist Novoselic Joins Super-Earth Supergroup With Peter Buck, Corin Tucker

Nirvana bassist Krist Novoselic has seemingly been added to the star-studded membership of new Portland band Super-Earth. Though the name of the group is subject…
Chris Martins / May 5, 2014

R.E.M.’s Peter Buck Plans Second Solo Album, Shares Southerly ‘Roswell’

Peter Buck will soon release a second solo album. Salon confirmed the news in an interview with the former R.E.M. guitarist himself. The title and…
Marc Hogan / October 11, 2013

R.E.M. Plan Fan-Club Singles Box Set for the People

R.E.M. are still broken up and have "zero plans" to get back together according to Mike Mills. But for those still murmuring over that non-reveal, here's…
Dan Reilly / August 13, 2013

R.E.M.’s Peter Buck Plots Return With Richard M. Nixon, Solo LP

Since disbanding last September, the members of R.E.M. have not disappeared. Frontman Michael Stipe has used his Tumblr to reveal parts of him we didn't…
Kory Grow / August 20, 2012

Hear R.E.M. Guitarist Peter Buck’s Solo Song ’10 Million BC’

Peter Buck hasn't been taking it easy since R.E.M. called it quits last year, lending his distinct chiming guitar sound to recordings and live shows…
David Marchese / June 15, 2012

Hold Steady’s Craig Finn Writes Baseball Fight Song

Minnesota-born Hold Steady frontman Craig Finn has never been quiet about his adoration for his hometown baseball team, the Twins, and after a few years…
Peter Gaston / September 24, 2010

Snow Patrol’s Gary Lightbody Preps All-Star Album

Snow Patrol frontman Gary Lightbody has spearheaded a new collaborative album under the name Tired Pony, and he managed to recruit some real heavyweights for…
Patrck Darcy / June 24, 2010