'Fallon' Celebrating 'Lightning Bolt' With Pearl Jam Week

October 12, 2013

Late Night With Jimmy Fallon will be devoting a full week to Pearl Jam just after the release of the band's 10th album, Lightning Bolt. The show announced on Friday that it will be celebrating Pearl Jam Week from October 21st through the 25th with a series...


Pearl Jam's 'Lighting Bolt' to Strike at World Series

October 11, 2013

Pearl Jam have knocked it out of the park. The rockers just signed a deal with Fox Sports that will place 48 of their songs throughout the channel's World Series programming this month. The baseball championship's coverage and promotions run from...


Pearl Jam Strike Early With 'Lightning Bolt' Stream

October 8, 2013

Pearl Jam strike early with the latest promotion for upcoming album Lightning Bolt. The album is now available for streaming on iTunes a week before its official release.  Lightning Bolt, the band's 10th studio album, comes after a long break, during...


Pearl Jam Doc Delves Into 'Lightning Bolt'

September 26, 2013

Pearl Jam's new record Lightning Bolt is set for release on October 15th, and now the band is offering a peek inside the record with a new short documentary directed by Danny Clinch. (He helmed the band's 2007 concert film Imagine in Cornice, as well...


Pearl Jam Serenade in New 'Sirens' Video

September 18, 2013

Pearl Jam have shared an official music video for "Sirens," the second single off their upcoming 10th studio album, Lightning Bolt (out October 15th). Reader's Poll: The 10 Best Pearl Jam Songs of All Time The stark clip, directed by filmmaker-photographer...


Pearl Jam Reveals 'Lightning Bolt' Track List

August 31, 2013

Pearl Jam shared the track list for their forthcoming new album, Lightning Bolt, on their website Friday. Before the full reveal, the band spent the week building up to it on Twitter by posting track titles along with accompanying illustrations and...


2013's Best Live Photos

August 26, 2013

Pearl Jam’s First Studio Session Surfaces

August 22, 2013

A year before they released Ten and kicked off an enviable career, Pearl Jam hit the studio as Mookie Blaylock and recorded a handful of cuts that would later appear on their first LP and dominate radio airwaves. YouTube user Luciano Gargiulo...


50 Greatest Live Acts Right Now

July 31, 2013

Who rules the road in 2013? To find out, Rolling Stone asked a panel of writers, industry figures and artists – from Lars Ulrich of Metallica to Brittany Howard of Alabama Shakes – to vote on their favorite live performers right now. To be...


Pearl Jam Ignite Steel City With Tour Kickoff

October 12, 2013

Pearl Jam kicked off their 2013 tour with a high-octane two-and-half-hour show in Pittsburgh last night. Playing the Steel City for the first time in seven years, the band opened with the atmospheric "Pendulum," a cut from their forthcoming album, Lightning...


Pearl Jam Talk With Judd Apatow

October 9, 2013

Filmmaker Danny Clinch has played a big part in the rollout for Pearl Jam's upcoming LP Lightning Bolt, directing two videos (for "Sirens" and "Mind Your Manners") as well as a documentary about the making of the record. In that previously released short,...


Q&A: Eddie Vedder Talks 'Lightning Bolt'

September 27, 2013

Eddie Vedder is really trying to take better care of himself. "I quit drinking and smoking all the time," he says with a laugh. "I'm currently not drinking – because it's 11:00 in the morning." Sober or not, Vedder sounds pretty riled for a 48-year-old...


Premiere: Walking Papers With McCready

September 19, 2013

With "The Whole World's Watching," heavy hitters Walking Papers make clear that vitriol and art still go hand in hand. The band's special performance video of the song – which appeared on their recent album Walking Papers – was shot live at...


Vedder and Townshend Unplug 'Better Man'

September 17, 2013

Pete Townshend's 1999 show at the Chicago House of Blues was devoted almost entirely to tunes from his solo career and his deep catalog of Who classics but, midway through the night, he let special guest Eddie Vedder take the spotlight for an acoustic...


Fall's 19 Hottest Tours

September 9, 2013

Summer may be nearly over, but don't think for one minute that means the slew of killer live shows is coming to a close. This fall, everyone from Kanye West to Jay Z, Pearl Jam to Atoms for Peace, and Queens of the Stone Age to Nine Inch Nails are headed...


'Made in America' Doc Headed to Showtime

August 30, 2013

With the second year of the Jay Z-curated Budweiser Made in America festival set to take place this weekend on Philadelphia's Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Showtime announced it will show a new documentary about the festival on October 11th. The first trailer...


Pearl Jam's 'Mind Your Manners' Video

August 23, 2013

Pearl Jam take the title of their October 15th album Lightning Bolt quite literally in their new video for "Mind Your Manners," the LP's first single. The chaotic clip, directed by Danny Clinch, features the band performing before a screen projecting...


'Sound City' and 'Pearl Jam 20' to Air on VH1

August 13, 2013

Dave Grohl's Sound City documentary and Cameron Crowe's Pearl Jam Twenty are headed to VH1's Rock Docs series, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Sound City, directed by the Foo Fighters frontman and former Nirvana drummer, tells the story...


Q&A: Pearl Jam Producer Brendan O'Brien on the Making of 'Lightning Bolt'

July 31, 2013

Pearl Jam have worked with a handful of producers over their two-decade career, but they keep coming back to Brendan O'Brien. He first worked with the band on Vs. in 1993, and since then he's produced everything from Vitalogy to Yield to their 2009...