Last week, Pearl Jam covered The White Stripes’ “We’re Going to Be Friends” during their own gig in Seattle.
Seattle rockers stick to their guns and stay political.
90% of proceeds raised from the “Home Away” shows will benefit King County organizations.
Mike McCready, Duff McKagan, Ben Gibbard, and Macklemore are leading the charge.
The set also featured surprise guest performances by Kim Thayil of Soundgarden as well as Mudhoney’s Mark Arm and Steve Turner.
The emotional performance occurred just a week after Kurt Cobain’s death.
Bassist Jeff Ament personally commissioned the statue for his late friend and bandmate.
Pearl Jam cover The White Stripes’ “We’re Going to Be Friends” at first Seattle concert in five years: Watch
Part of a massive 33-song set that also included a cover of The Beatles’ “Help” segueing into their own “Help Help”; a collaborative performance with Brandi Carlile; and rare live renditions of Neil Young’s “Throw Your Hatred Down” and the Yield classic “All Those Yesterdays”.
Nash Kato and Eddie “King” Roeser also discuss new music.
Pearl Jam, The National, Friendly Fires, and Throes + the Shine elevate a spellbinding weekend.
Plus, Bryan Ferry, Queens of the Stone Age, CHVRCHES, Friendly Fires, and many more.
Pearl Jam bring love, Nine Inch Nails feed anger, and Queens of the Stone Age get results in Spain.