REM made a stop in Austin last weekend for the Austin City Limits Festival: three days of music, food, arts, and pot. REM headlined the weekend by closing with a nearly two-hour show on Sunday night. Lance Armstrong did the introductory honors, after himself being introduced by Austin’s mayor and Texas Rep Lloyd Doggett. It was a star-studded weekend.
For those just looking for the setlist, click here.
This was my third REM show, the first two being the Monster and Up tours. This show was undoubtedly more comprehensive. Some memorable moments:
If you get the chance to catch them on this tour, don’t miss it.
For good measure, Murmur (1983) and Reveal (2001) are Amazon'd below.