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On Sunday night Nothing Was The Same leaked, so there’s some likelihood that in the midst of a listening frenzy, you missed some of the best music of the week. Or, maybe you eschewed the entire NWTS hype machine and want to know if some of your picks made the cut. Find out what did… More »

Something about America’s pastime inspires whimsical paeans from even the generally sports-ambivalent world of indie rock. Just ask Death Cab For Cutie frontman Benjamin Gibbard, who took a break from prepping his solo debut, Former Lives (out via Barsuk 10/16), to post a long-dormant track titled “Ichiro’s Theme” to Soundcloud. Gibbard was reflecting on yesterday’s… More »

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Pearl Jam Cover Eagles Of Death Metal’s “I Want You So Hard” A Week After Paris Attack

Just a week after a Paris Eagles Of Death Metal concert was targeted by terrorists in a tragic and horrific attack, Pearl Jam have paid…
Peter Helman | November 21, 2015 - 2:00 pm

Eddie Vedder Celebrates His Beloved Cubs’ NLDS Win

Not too many predictions from the movie Back To The Future 2 have come true, but one seems a little more likely every day: The…
Tom Breihan | October 14, 2015 - 8:51 am

Eddie Vedder Is Basically A Chicago Cub Now

The eternally cursed Chicago Cubs are currently enjoying a fairlytale season, with an extremely likable young team and a fun hashtag ("#wearegood"), along with the…
Tom Breihan | October 8, 2015 - 11:34 am

Watch Eddie Vedder & Beyoncé Cover “Redemption Song” At Global Citizen Fest

At tonight's Global Citizen Fest in NYC's Central Park, Pearl Jam ended their 12 song set with covers of John Lennon, Bob Marley, and Neil…
Scott Lapatine | September 26, 2015 - 11:01 pm

Watch Eddie Vedder Play Pearl Jam’s Best Song With A Saxophonist At Hot Stove Cool Music Benefit

Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder is well-known as an avid Cubs fan, and last night, Vedder brought out several members of the organization at a…
Caitlin White | July 10, 2015 - 11:23 am

Watch Eddie Vedder Cover The Ramones With Supersuckers

Last week Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder showed up to a Supersuckers gig at Seattle’s Tractor Tavern, a fact that is even more incredible if…
Caitlin White | June 19, 2015 - 12:42 pm

Cameron Crowe Flop Aloha Has A New Eddie Vedder Song Sung By His 7-Year-Old Daughter

Cameron Crowe’s Hawaii-set new film Aloha has been catching a lot of flak for its “racial weirdness,” starting with the fact that the very white…
Peter Helman | June 10, 2015 - 7:49 pm

Watch Eddie Vedder Sing “Better Man” For Letterman’s Third-To-Last Show

David Letterman is doing his last-ever Late Show on Wednesday, and during this final run of shows, he's had some truly wonderful musical guests, including…
Tom Breihan | May 19, 2015 - 7:55 am

Watch Eddie Vedder & Pete Townshend Play Their Songs Together At “Celebrating The Who” Tribute Concert

The Who embarked on an extensive 50th anniversary tour this spring, and just last week, Rolling Stone published a very candid interview with Pete Townshend…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | May 15, 2015 - 10:57 am

Eddie Vedder Will Be One Of Letterman’s Final Guests

David Letterman will host his last Late Show on 5/20, and devotees have been eagerly awaiting news of who will perform and guest on the…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | May 14, 2015 - 4:28 pm

Watch Eddie Vedder Sing At Yet Another Cubs Game

Eddie Vedder has been a devoted Cubs fan for years -- so much so that Topps put him on a baseball card earlier this year.
Tom Breihan | May 13, 2015 - 1:31 pm

Watch Eddie Vedder Join The Sonics At Record Store Day Show In Seattle

Eddie Vedder joined the Sonics for a song during their Record Store Day performance at Seattle’s Easy Street Records. He did “Leaving Here,” a track…
James Rettig | April 19, 2015 - 3:42 pm

Pete Townshend And Eddie Vedder To Play Who Songs At Chicago Cancer Benefit

Eddie Vedder will join Pete Townshend onstage at Chicago's Rosemont Theatre on 5/14 at a benefit show for Teen Cancer America. The concert is billed…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 14, 2015 - 3:12 pm

Jack White, Eddie Vedder, 50 Cent Get Their Own Topps Baseball Cards

Jack White is getting his own baseball card! And he's not even sad! (Oh boy, remember that meme? How time flies...) According to The Detroit
James Rettig | January 21, 2015 - 9:43 pm

Gawker Thread Unearths High School Yearbook Photos Of Eddie Vedder, Grimes, Beyoncé, More

A Gawker post yesterday asked readers to post high school yearbook pictures of famous people, and the response unearthed movie stars, politicians, reality TV notables…
James Rettig | December 31, 2014 - 9:17 am

Billy Corgan On Kurt Cobain: “He And I Were The Top Two Scribes, And Everybody Else Was A Distant Third”

We've gone way too long without a juicy, self-admiring Billy Corgan quote, but The Independent's new interview with Corgan is full of them. Although it's…
Chris DeVille | December 5, 2014 - 4:40 pm

Download Eddie Vedder’s Intimate, Covers-Filled Charity Show At Microsoft Last Month

Eddie Vedder played an intimate benefit show for EB Research, the charity he's been vocally supporting lately, last month at Microsoft's Seattle headquarters. The Pearl…
Chris DeVille | November 18, 2014 - 4:13 pm

Watch Eddie Vedder And Liam Gallagher Cover The Who At Tribute Concert In London

Last night, the Who celebrated their 50th anniversary with a tribute concert at London's Shepherd's Bush Empire to raise money for the Teenage Cancer Trust.
James Rettig | November 12, 2014 - 9:37 am

Watch Temple Of The Dog Reunite At Neil Young’s Bridge School Benefit

Temple Of The Dog reunited at Neil Young's Bridge School Benefit on Saturday night. Both Pearl Jam and Soundgarden were on the bill, so it…
James Rettig | October 26, 2014 - 4:18 pm

Watch Eddie Vedder’s Fundraising Video For The Devastating Skin Disease Epidermolysis Bullosa

Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder recently appeared in a video to shed some light on epidermolysis bullosa, a debilitating skin condition. "When I first heard about…
James Rettig | October 4, 2014 - 11:24 am
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