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Eddie Vedder | Ukulele Songs

Unless your name is Tiny Tim or you perform with Michael J. Epstein, you shouldn't be putting out an entire album of ukulele songs; something just feels weird about it.
Monkeywrench (2011)
By MICHAEL CHRISTOPHER  |  May 27, 2011
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Photos: Pearl Jam live at the TD Garden

Pearl Jam's Boston stop on their 2010 tour
Pearl Jam, live at the TD Garden, May 17, 2010
By DEREK KOUYOUMJIAN  |  May 21, 2010
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Excerpt: Evening’s Empire by BIll Flanagan

In this chapter, "The Drugs Don't Work," aging rock star Emerson Cutler and his manager, Jack Flynn, are seeking inspiration — and desperately trying to jumpstart his career.
An excerpt from Bill Flanagan’s new novel, Evening’s Empire , the true story of a band that never existed
By BILL FLANAGAN  |  February 05, 2010
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Space cowboys

Sidecar Radio's EP Wave Principal was released in April 2008 and I've pretty much been listening to "Easy Gets So Hard" ever since.
Sidecar Radio's fiery Dreadnaught Cosmonaut
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  October 09, 2009
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Going on sale: July 11, 2008

Ra Ra Riot, Of Montreal, Gnarls Barkley, Craig Ferguson and more.
Breaking news from the concert ticket trade
By GOING ON SALE  |  July 08, 2008
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The Huff post

Listening to him now, it’s clear that Brad Huff’s career was just getting started with his former act, the Jim James Band.
Brad’s Very Hardly Barely is very really worthy
By BOB GULLA  |  March 19, 2008


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Voices carry

Stephen Malkmus never sounds like anyone other than Stephen Malkmus.
Stephen Malkmus, plus Greg Dulli and Mark Lanegan as the Gutter Twins
By MATT ASHARE  |  March 05, 2008
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FNX FILES [MONDAY - 1/14]


Despite a scaled back awards ceremony that amounted to a press conference where winners were announced, the Golden Globe Awards were still handed out on...
By Paul Driscoll  |  January 14, 2008
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A winning combination

Fans of the Sox and of local rock once had at least one thing in common: a big inferiority complex.
Hot Stove, Cool Music at the Paradise Rock Club, January 5-6
By MATT ASHARE  |  January 08, 2008
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FNX FILES [THURSDAY 12/13]


Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder has teamed up with John Legend for the Howard Zinn documentary ’The People Speak’. The pair will handle the music...
By Paul Driscoll  |  December 14, 2007
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Keepin' it realtor

There’s an old Saturday Night Live sketch — not, truth be told, one of the show’s funniest moments — called “Rock & Roll Real-estate Agent.”
Rock and rolling all night is tough with an unforgiving day job. That’s why the shredding set love real estate.
By MIKE MILIARD  |  August 01, 2007


Kurt Cobain

This article originally appeared in the April 15, 1994 issue of the Boston Phoenix.
1967-1994
By JON GARELICK  |  November 14, 2006

The 40 greatest concerts in Boston history: 10


Pearl Jam | Boston Garden | April 10, 1994
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  October 26, 2006

Lotta-palooza

This article originally appeared in the August 14, 1992 issue of the Boston Phoenix .
This year’s model offers much more than music
By ROBERT MOSES  |  October 25, 2006
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Rallying cries

An increasingly unpopular war, a body count that grows daily even as our commander-in-chief touts our military triumphs, and an increasing sense of uneasiness as it becomes all too apparent that our leaders have been less than candid.
Pearl Jam and Neil Young respond to Bush’s war
By MATT ASHARE  |  May 15, 2006
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St. Anger

Plus new albums by Jewel, the BellRays, and Rebel Meets Rebel.
On the racks: Neil Young's Living with War ; Pearl Jam's comeback album
By MATT ASHARE  |  May 02, 2006


Portland scene report, April 14, 2006

Dead Season gets slick promo; Seekonk's CD release; LaMontagne's work hits the big stage; Curtis/Erelli get high praise
Sibilance
By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  April 12, 2006

Pearl Jam feeling 'aggressive' on new album


NEW YORK (Billboard) - As it prepares for its maiden tour of South America, which begins November 22 in Santiago, Chile, Pearl Jam is still working on its first studio album since 2002's "Riot Act."
By Jane Simpson  |  December 18, 2005