REM split after 31 years together as they thank fans for listening

“Thanks for listening”: R.E.M. split after 31 years together

8:38 AM on 22nd September 2011

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Split: Today R.E.M. announced they have split up after 31 years together

Split: Today R.E.M. announced they have split up after 31 years together

Everybody hurts... not anymore: Michael Stipe and his R.E.M band members posted a message to their wesbite

Everybody hurts… not anymore: Michael Stipe and his R.E.M band members posted a message to their wesbite

R.E.M. Band statement announcing split