R.E.M. calling it quits after 3 decades

FILE - In this 1994 file photo originally released by Warner Bros. Records, alternative rock band R.E.M., from left, Mike Mills, Michael Stipe, Bill Berry, and Peter Buck are shown when they released their new album "Monster." The band announced Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2011 on their website that they are breaking up. (AP Photo/Warner Bros.)

September 21, 2011 11:52:37 AM PDT
R.I.P. to R.E.M.