Unknown Date 1994 – ‘MTV News’, MTV Europe
notes: ‘Monster’ album title announcement

September 1994 – ‘MTV News’, MTV
notes: ‘Monster’ tour announcement


6 October 1994 – ‘Newsnight’, TV2, TVNZ, New Zealand
notes: Interview & release of ‘Monster’

November 1994 – Performing Arts Center, Gwinnett Civic And Cultural Center, Duluth, GA
set: Losing My Religion [1] / Losing My Religion [2] / Star 69 / With A Girl Like You [snippet] / Man On The Moon / Tongue / Begin The Begin [cut] / Orange Crush [cut]

notes: Rehearsals for ‘Saturday Night Live’ & upcoming ’95 Tour with Scott McCaughey & Nathan December. Parts are filmed for ‘Rough Cut’

Thanks to Mike Ziegler for allowing us to use this video here

12 November 1994 – ‘Saturday Night Live’, NBC, Studio 8H, NBC Studios, GE Building, New York, NY

set: What’s The Frequency, Kenneth? / Bang And Blame / I Don’t Sleep, I Dream

13 January 1995 -‘A Current Affair – Summer Edition’, Australia
notes: News feature with Mike Mills & Michael Stipe interviews & clips

26 January 1995 – ‘Holmes’, TV1, TVNZ, New Zealand
notes: Interview

January 1995 – TV2, TVNZ, New Zealand

notes: Concert promo for the 28 January 1995 show at Western Springs Stadium, Auckland, New Zealand

13 February 1995 – ‘Rough Cut’
notes: Jonathan Dayton & Valerie Faris directed official documentary – featuring footage from the 1994 tour rehearsals, preparations & ‘Monster’ promo stint

17 February 1995 – ‘MTV News’, London, England
notes: Interviews with Buck & Stipe, and live clips from the Madrid show

18 February 1995 – ‘BRIT Awards’, Alexandra Palace, London
notes: R.E.M. win the Best International Group award, introduced by Des’ree, & presented by Billy Bragg

22 February 1995 – Palaeur, Rome, Italy
set: What’s The Frequency, Kenneth? (aborted) / (blackout) / What’s The Frequency, Kenneth? (take 2 halfway through) / Crush With Eyeliner / Circus Envy / Drive / Me In Honey / You / Monty Got A Raw Deal / King Of Comedy / Try Not To Breathe / Revolution / I Don’t Sleep, I Dream / Tongue / Man On The Moon (aborted) / (blackout) / Instrumental / Man On The Moon (take 2) / Country Feedback / Losing My Religion / Departure / Star Me Kitten / Finest Worksong / Get Up / Star 69
encore: Winter (a capella) / Let Me In / Everybody Hurts / Pop Song 89 / Bang And Blame / It’s The End Of The World As We Know It (And I Feel Fine)


March 1995 – ‘MTV News’, MTV, USA

notes: News brief surrounding cancellation of the European leg of the ‘Monster’ tour due to Bill’s illness

31 March 1995 -‘Space Ghost Coast to Coast’, Cartoon Network, USA

notes: Interview with Michael Stipe

April 1995 – ‘Around & Around’, VH-1, England
notes: R.E.M. feature

14 June 1995 – ‘Fax’, MuchMusic, Toronto, Canada
notes: News report surrounding tour including clips from 13 June 1995 Toronto show

23 June 1995 – ‘Late Show With David Letterman’, CBS, Ed Sullivan Theater, New York, NY
notes: ‘Crush With Eyeliner’ live

29 June 1995 – Orange Stage, Roskilde Festival 95, Festivalpladsen, Roskilde, Denmark
notes: Michael Stipe interview, including ‘What’s the Frequency, Kenneth?’ live

July 1995 – ‘Celebrities’, PGA Today, USA
notes: Celebrity profile with Bill Berry

6 August 1995 – Stadio Cabali, Catania, Sicily, Italy
notes: ‘What’s The Frequency, Kenneth?’ live

7 September 1995 – MTV Video Music Awards, Radio City Music Hall, New York, NY
notes: Post-performance interview

Unknown Date 1995 – ‘R.E.M. Weekend’, MTV, UK

notes: Interview segments with the band discussing their early history

Unknown Date 1995 – ‘R.E.M. The Hits Weekend’, MTV, UK
notes: Interview segments with the band introducing their own videos


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