“Memory is what we are. Your very soul and your very reason to be alive are tied up in memory.” Nick Cave
Wednesday, April 5, 2017
April 5th 1980 R.E.M.
R.E.M. played their first gig this day back in 1980 at St. Mary's Episcopal Church in Athens, Georgia under the name Twisted Kites. A Searchers link, they covered Needles and Pins, along with numerous others and some tentative originals. Here is an estimated set list.