With 20 artists performing songs from the REM catalog, including Throsing Muses with Kristin Hersh, Kimya Dawson, Ingrid
Michaelson, Darius Rucker, Glenn Hansard, The Apples in Stereo and many more, the REM Tribute
tickets are something to be purchased quickly as this year’s event at New York’s Carnegie Hall is filled
with guest spots that make REM’s music even more legendary than they already are, so enjoy!
REM, formed in Athena, George in 1980, has become synonymous with American post grunge punk, returning the spotlight to
guitar pop when they first emerged with their singles “Radio Free Europe” and “Pilgrimage.” The REM
Tribute event celebrates the group, which is presented by Michael Dorf and donates to three organizations providing music
education for the youth, including the American Symphony Orchestra, Church Street School for Music & Art and The Mr. Holland’s
The brainchild of Knitting Factory founder Michael Dorf, who has organized dozens of similar tribute concerts over the
years, “The Music of REM at Carnegie Hall” will be an event you won’t want to miss, so grab a pair of
REM Tribute tickets today and celebrate in the joy that is giving (100 percent of the
proceeds benefit musical education programs for underprivileged children) as well as a celebration of great music!