Pearl Jam's Jeff Ament: My Favorite Songs of 2017

From Grizzly Bear to Gord Downie and the Lemon Twigs, the bassist breaks down his favorite tunes from last year

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Charlotte Gainsbourg, "Deadly Valentine"

I can't help but see the slow doom and depression of Melancholia's wedding scene when I hear this. Lyrically centered around Christian wedding vows with a tinge of sarcasm I think. I love the big synth production and repetitive funk bass hook, and she delivers a beautiful vocal. "It has a nice beat, and I can dance to it."

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