Let’s start the New Year dancing! Monday is Michael Stipe’s birthday – lead singer for R.E.M., the seminal alt-rock band from Athens, Georgia, that came up in the early 80s and peaked in the 90s, paving the way for indie bands to make it big without selling out.
Click here to learn more about Michael Stipe and R.E.M.
Click here for a cool video of the band.
Click the playlist below for your Afternoon Dance Break. Get up from the desk (or whatever) and shake it/ don’t break it for a few cool tunes from birthday boy, Michael Stipe and R.E.M.