Journalist Scott T. Sterling remembers the toll that success and fame took on a young Eddie Vedder.
Upcoming Festival Appearances
Pearl Jam frontman also covered Bruce Springsteen, Tom Petty, Warren Zevon, Cat Power, and more.
The former NBA superstar turned America’s de facto ambassador to North Korea appeared on stage to give frontman Eddie Vedder a ukulele.
Pharrell Williams, Coldplay’s Chris Martin, and Usher also set for the celebration of Nelson Mandela’s centennial.
Jill Vedder modeled the jacket on stage alongside her husband.
“I would like him to hear it but he doesn’t listen to music or read books,” Eddie Vedder remarked prior to playing the aspirational song.
The Seattle rockers also paid respects to the Spade family.
Norah Jones, Johnny Marr, Liz Phair, Young the Giant, and Hiss Golden Messenger also confirmed for the 3-day California festival.
Both GNR and U2 were on board, according to GNR’s former manager, Doug Goldstein.
Two Vedders together on one stage in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Pearl Jam frontman also covers The Beatles’ “You’ve Got to Hide Your Love Away”, John Lennon’s “Imagine”, and Indio’s “Hard Sun” with Glen Hansard.
One of many highlights from a 27-song solo concert put on by the Pearl Jam frontman.