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R.E.M.’s This Is Not A Show (Live at the Olympia in Dublin) Screenings Across the U.S.

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R.E.M., Warner Bros. Records, and Cinema Purgatorio present “This Is Not A Theatrical Release,” limited sneak preview screenings of the upcoming R.E.M. un-concert documentary This Is Not A Show: Live at the Olympia in Dublin.

The film will screen one night only in select towns across the U.S.

Cinema Purgatorio is actively soliciting suggestions for more places to screen…the venues can be movie theaters, rock clubs, campus multi-purpose rooms, barns…
click here to suggest a screening

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R.E.M. Live at the Olympia in Dublin Trailer

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There’s a new trailer for R.E.M.’s upcoming album Live at the Olymphia due out on October 27th on Warner Bros. Records. The two-cd set, produced by Jacknife Lee, features 39 songs that capture the best moments from the band’s 2007 “working rehearsals” at Dublin’s fabled Olympia club where Michael Stipe, Peter Buck, and Mike Mills tested out new songs for R.E.M.’s 2008 studio album Accelerate. The trailer features “This is Not a Show”, a film by Vincent Moon and Jeremiah …

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R.E.M. “Drive” and “Living Well Is The Best Revenge” videos from new live album

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All of you R.E.M. fans should be super stoked about their upcoming live album Live at the Olympia due out on October 27th. We have two cool videos for you to check out from the show. The first video is the classic “Drive” and the other video is “Living Well Is The Best Revenge” from their 2008 studio album Accelerate.

Drive – Live at the Olympia in Dublin

Living Well Is The Best Revenge

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R.E.M. new Live At The Olympia album out 10/27

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R.E.M. will release a brand-new double live album, entitled R.E.M. Live At The Olympia on October 27th, 2009 via Warner Bros. Records. The two-CD set, produced by Jacknife Lee, features 39 songs that capture the best moments from the band’s 2007 “working rehearsals” at Dublin’s fabled Olympia club where singer Michael Stipe, guitarist Peter Buck, and bassist Mike Mills tested out new songs for R.E.M.’s 2008 studio album Accelerate.

The material was tested were five nights before fired-up, capacity crowds …