RNR News and Notes

Former REM frontman Michael Stipe has taken to the internet during his self isolation to share a new song he has been working on.  The (in the works) song titled “No Time for Love Like Now” is a collaboration with Aaron Dessner of the National. 

 

Stipe posted a video of him providing vocals along with the music being played from a laptop.  

 

This is the third solo track Stipe has released in the recent months, following “Your Capricious Soul” and “Drive to the Ocean" - which you can keep scrolling to hear 

No Time for Love Like Now

 

 

Drive to the Ocean [OFFICIAL]

Your Capricious Soul (Official Video)

 

 

Stipe also updated the lyrics to R.E.M.’s 1987 hit “It’s the End of the World as We Know It (And I Feel Fine)” after it reentered the singles charts during the COVID-19 pandemic