R.E.M. tribute band to play at Gerard Buxton Sports Ground

Sunday 04 June 2017 - by Stuart Smedley (Updated on 19 June 2017 at 22:22)

Leading R.E.M. tribute band Stipe will be playing in the clubhouse at the Gerard Buxton Sports Ground on Friday 14th July in a fundraising event for the football club.

Described as "awesome"by the US band's lead singer from who they take their name, Stipe have been around since 1996, playing gigs across the country as well as in Europe.

And now they'll be performing R.E.M.'s hits in Bassett!

Advance tickets can be bought from the clubhouse for £5, while entry will cost £6.50 on the night. Please note tickets are limited.

Doors will open at 7.30pm.

Huge thanks go to Jeremy Smith and Bryan Wood for organising the event. We look forward to seeing a large number of you there!

REM by Stipe

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