Interview with Lynda Stipe, July 11, 2017

Collection: Athens Music Project Oral History Collection

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Description

Lynda Stipe, sister to Michael Stipe of R.E.M., moved to Athens, Georgia in 1980 as a high school senior. A year later, she attended the University of Georgia as a sculpture major, during which she formed the band Oh-OK. Stipe worked as the band’s bass player and later played for additional bands including Hetch Hetchy and Mars Needs Women. In this interview, Stipe talks about playing in Oh-OK, her memories of additional bands in Athens, and her recollections of Athens artist Jeremy Ayers.

Date

2017-07-11

Identifier

RBRL379AMP-060

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Duration

78 minutes



Citation

Lynda Stipe and Grace Elizabeth Hale, “Interview with Lynda Stipe, July 11, 2017,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed July 25, 2024, https://georgiaoralhistory.libs.uga.edu/RBRL379AMP/RBRL379AMP-060.

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