Eddie Vedder has been a busy man, releasing Pearl Jam’s newest album, Lightning Bolt, last October. He’s also been embarking on some lucrative solo gigs, including a 32-song set in Sao Paolo, Brazil, earlier this week.
Generally speaking, there’s no such thing as “TMI” when it comes to rock star autobiographies. We want to hear it all! Al Jourgensen’s new memoir, however, may be the exception to that rule. In the third paragraph on page xxiii of his book.
Maybe they’re happy with their new ‘Lightning Bolt’ album and how it’s 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.
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.’
“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.