Michael Stipe Plays Surprise Set in NYC, Opening for Patti Smith

MIchael made a surprise appearance last night at the Beacon Theatre in NYC where he opened for Patti Smith with a set of covers. He performed songs by John Lennon, Mott the Hoople, The Doors, David Bowie, &  Neil Young among others. He also joined Patti Smith on stage for “People Have The Power.”

Read more about it at Pitchfork!