Tag Archives: Pearl Jam

‘Metal Hammer’ readers pick their 20 favorite songs of the ’90s

Posted by on August 31, 2017

Remember earlier this month when UK mag Metal Hammer came up with a list of the top 100 metal songs of the ’90s? It was controversial, inspired debate over what was metal and what wasn’t, and was a bit all over the map, as was metal in the ’90s, actually. We made our own list with […]

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Watch man get arrested while singing Pearl Jam

Posted by on August 7, 2017

It’s not everyday someone has a song in their heart while getting arrested. Even rarer is said person singing song while being taken into custody. However, according to A&E’s Live PD reality series, anything can happen. In a recent episode, a bloodied man admits he’s a huge Pearl Jam fan and ends up singing the […]

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Pearl Jam guitarist Stone Gossard share special birthday message to the late Chris Cornell

Posted by on July 21, 2017

Yesterday (20), would have been Chris Cornell’s 53rd birthday and, tragically on the same day, Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington committed suicide. The music world faced a huge loss and different emotions continue to surface. Earlier yesterday, Pearl Jam guitarist Stone Gossard wrote a heartfelt message wishing Cornell a happy birthday and shared it on the […]

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Eddie Vedder gives emotional speech about Chris Cornell

Posted by on June 7, 2017

When Pearl Jam’s Eddie Vedder didn’t show up at Chris Cornell’s funeral, there were some that took that as a slight. Of course, everyone grieves in their own way, and the fact that Vedder’s solo European tour kicked off just a few days later could have contributed to his absence. Since the tour started, he’s […]

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Chris Cornell’s funeral to be held in Los Angeles as tributes continue to roll in

Posted by on May 21, 2017

According to CNN, Chris Cornell’s funeral is going to be held on Friday (26) in Los Angeles. They cite two people with knowledge of his funeral plans. His body will be flown from Detroit to L.A. today, and he’ll be buried at the Hollywood Forever cemetery. One of the sources said that the family is […]

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Remember When: Your favorite grunge bands appeared in Cameron Crowe’s ‘Singles’?

Posted by on May 19, 2017

It’s not that often when metal creeps its way into mainstream pop culture. So when metal/hard rock acts do actually pop up in beloved sitcoms, dramatic films, cartoons or even reality series, it’s kind of awesome. So in the weekly column Remember When, Metal Insider recalls the most random instances of metal’s elite appearing in front […]

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Slayer, Motley Crue, Iron Maiden among those called out by Pearl Jam’s Jeff Ament at rock hall induction

Posted by on April 10, 2017

While we didn’t attend the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame this past Friday, with the exception of Rush’s Geddy Lee playing bass with Yes as they were inducted, it doesn’t appear like we missed all that much. Journey was inducted, and while Steve Perry was present, he didn’t perform with the band, despite media […]

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Avenged Sevenfold, Darkest Hour, Dillinger Escape Plan among Record Store Day exclusives

Posted by on March 9, 2017

The 10th annual Record Store Day to celebrate independent record stores is coming up on Saturday, April 22nd. And while there’s been a degree of backlash about how good the day is for both record pressing plants and smaller bands that have to wait for months to get vinyl pressed because Toto is coming out with an […]

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Touche Amore try on Pearl Jam’s Corduroy

Posted by on October 19, 2016

We love A.V. Undercover, the series in which visiting bands have to cover a song from one of 25 artists, with the list dwindling down every time an artist visits. It helped get GWAR back into the national spotlight and earned them alumni status after they crushed a Kansas cover, and just a few weeks […]

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Jane’s Addiction, Bad Brains, Pearl Jam, Yes among Rock Hall of Fame nominees

Posted by on October 18, 2016

Today, the increasingly irrelevant Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominees for 2017 were announced, and there are a few surprises, but nothing that exciting. Jane’s Addiction, Pearl Jam, Yes and Bad Brains are among the more rock-leaning of this year’s nominees, who needed to have had their first single or album released in 1991 […]

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