Neil Young’s hit has become a staple in Pearl Jam’s live show, but this time around they brought out their friend & basketball buddy, Win Butler of the Arcade Fire.
For well over a year, Pearl Jam and Jay Z fans have been wondering when their on-stage collaboration at 2012′s Made In America festival in Philadelphia would see the light of day. That day has finally come.
Pearl Jam finally hit the stage at ‘Late Night with Jimmy Fallon’ to celebrate the week named in their honor.
With familiar guitar riffs at the track’s start, Bentley then took the mic to add his own country flavor to the song with the Roots as his backing band and McCready’s electric guitar support.
A clean-shaven Robin Pecknold performed Pearl Jam’s “Corduroy” for the second night of Pearl Jam Week on ‘Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.’
It’s Pearl Jam week on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon and for its inaugural night the audience was treated to a performance of Pearl Jam’s “Footsteps” sung by Chris Cornell.
Just days after the release of ‘Lightning Bolt,’ the band seemed on a high. Maybe they’re happy with the album, and how it has been received. Or perhaps it’s just gratitude that they’ve attained the rare status of a band who can sell out multiple nights at a New York-area arena.
‘Vs.’ set records in the week and a half it took to sell 1.3 million copies in October 1993, and coupled with Nirvana’s feminist-minded In Utero a month earlier, it was the moment where those two bands overlapped most in popularity and political-mindedness.
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Music from Pearl Jam’s entire catalog will be featured during the potentially seven-game series, save the heavily political 2002 full-length, ‘Riot Act.’
“Made In America is a bigger idea than just a concert.” Jay Z isn’t short on ambition, but in a landscape that also includes Coachella, Bonnaroo, Lollapalooza, can another “destination festival” — even one curated by Jay — really be more than “just a concert?”
“I get so angry that I almost wish bad things upon these people,” the Pearl Jam singer seethed. “But I don’t have to because it seems like they happen anyways.”
The legendary Seattle rock outfit is previewing the band’s tenth studio album, ‘Lightning Bolt,’ in its entirety one week ahead of the official October 15 release date.
The engaging nine-minute documentary reveals insight behind the making of the album, as well as snippets of new music.
With Yeezus season behind us, we can now focus on autumn’s real raison d’être: fuzzy cardigans and new albums.