R.E.M. Live at the Olympia in Dublin pre-release listening party will be held Monday, October 26 at the Rialto Room in Hotel Indigo. Ticket sales benefit Community Connection of Northeast Georgia & Communities in Schools of Athens.
A benefit preview listening party for each R.E.M. album of all new material has been held in the band's hometown of Athens since the release of 1992's Automatic for the People.
Here's what the band's press release says about the new album: