R.E.M. Hit NBC's Today Show -- Whose Expert Band Quiz isn't Exactly, Er, Correct

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R.E.M.'s new album Accelerate comes out Tuesday, April 1. The band is on NBC's Today Show performing live on the plaza. (I may even wake up early. Pigs might even fly.)

However, as you'll see by this screen cap from their R.E.M. quiz, Today didn't quite get everything right on its R.E.M. quiz. Click for a pop-up.

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That's "Radio Free Europe," guys. Is that an early April Fool's Day joke?

-- Annie Zaleski

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