To mark its 10th anniversary, The Believer has posted a number of classic stories online for the first time, including this 2004 interview with Eddie Vedder by Carrie Brownstein. (H/T deadhorsebrooklyn)
The Seattle Times: Grunge producer Jack Endino steps out of the studio
Is there an act [Endino] hasn’t produced that he would like to work with?
“Pearl Jam,” he says, pausing for effect. “But I don’t think they need me.”
Pearl Jam and Nine Inch Nails head up the first batch of artists announced for the 15th Anniversary edition of the Voodoo Music and Arts Experience, set to shake New Orleans in November. See which other bands (Paramore, Calvin Harris, Macklemore & more) have been announced so far.
Natalie Maines’ cover of “Without You” by Eddie Vedder. It’s the first single off the Dixie Chick’s solo debut, Mother, out May 7.
The best exchange from Chris Cornell's anemic Reddit AMA
|courtmcc:||Are you currently still stealing bread?|
|ChrisCornellSG:||No, I've paid the full price.|
Pro-shot video of Pearl Jam performing “Alive” in Buenos Aires, April 3, 2013.
Pearl Jam: Rock Band was in development for some time as a title focused on bringing the experience of a Pearl Jam live show to life in Rock Band. Harmonix was planning to use many live recordings in the game, and the studio put footage from live performances as well as art from the band’s 2009 album, Backspacer, behind the traditional Rock Band note highways. The panelists showed mock-ups of the interface, since Harmonix’s lawyers prevented them from playing even silent footage.