Peter Buck in 2008
|Birth name||Peter Lawrence Buck|
|Born||December 6, 1956
Berkeley, California, U.S.
|Occupations||Musician, songwriter, producer|
|Years active||since 1980|
In 2007 Peter Buck, along with the other three members of R.E.M., was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
His main instrument that he has used for his entire music career is a back Rickenbacker 360 electric guitar. On September 9, 2008, after a concert in Helsinki, his famous black guitar was stolen. On September 18, 2008 it was given back to him. The name of the person who returned it is not known.