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David Letterman To Induct Pearl Jam Into Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame

David Letterman is to step in for Neil Young to induct Pearl Jam into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The 'Heart of Gold' hitmaker has been forced to back out from his duty...

Eddie Vedder Returning To Festival He Launched Last Year

Vedder will close out the Saturday night of this year's weekender on 9 September (17), while Jack Johnson and Social Distortion will also serve as headliners. The Pixies, Ray LaMontagne, Fiona Apple,...

Pearl Jam Invite Previous Drummers To Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Induction

The band, which will be inducted into the Hall of Fame by Neil Young, has reached out to Dave Krusen, Matt Chamberlain, Dave Abbruzzese, and Jack Irons and asked them to come to...

Eddie Vedder To Tour Europe With Once Oscar Winner

The Pearl Jam singer is heading out on his own for a ukelele tour this summer (17) and he has asked the Once star, who picked up a 2008 Oscar for his song...

Billy Corgan: I Wanted To Die Over Success Of Nirvana And Pearl Jam

Billy Corgan became suicidal when Nirvana's 'Nevermind' and Pearl Jam's 'Ten' albums were released because they overshadowed the Smashing Pumpkins' LP 'Gish'.The 49-year-old rocker's band - also comprised of D'arcy Wretzky and Jimmy Chamberlin -...

Pearl Jam's Former Drummer Hits Out

Pearl Jam's former drummer is still furious that he was not part of their Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2017 induction. David Abbruzzese played with the 'Better Man' hitmakers from 1991 to 1994 until...

Pearl Jam Donate $70,000 To Man Who Saved Eddie Vedder's Life

The members of rock group Pearl Jam have donated $70,000 to a man who once saved lead singer Eddie Vedder’s life after a boating accident nearly 15 years ago.All five members of the band –...

Pearl Jam Donate $70,000 To Help Sailor Who Saved Frontman

15 years ago the Jeremy singer, 52, was left adrift in the ocean near Hawaii when the mast of the six person sailing canoe he was in overturned, snapping the mast....

Eddie Vedder Donates $10,000 To Needy Family

Eddie Vedder has donated $10,000 to a family in need for Christmas.The Pearl Jam vocalist was made aware of the family after a post on advertising website Craiglist.com went viral. The post saw 35-year-old hair...

Eddie Vedder Plays Santa For Struggling Maryland Mum

Tyshika Britten asked for help on Craigslist.com on 19 December (16) after learning that she and her six kids were facing eviction and a Christmas without gifts, and her plea was picked up...

Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame 2017 Inductees Announced

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame will induct Pearl Jam, Tupac Shakur, Journey, Yes, Electric Light Orchestra, Joan Baez, and Nile Rodgers in 2017.The induction ceremony for the seven artists will be held at...

Eddie Vedder Tunefully Leads Chicago Cubs To Victory In World Series Game

The rocker sang Take Me Out to the Ball Game during the seventh inning stretch as the Cubs won their first World Series game at home to extend the baseball series against the...

Pearl Jam's Former Drummer Makes Hall Of Fame Plea

Pearl Jam's former drummer has hit out at the group after he was left off the band's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2017 nomination profile. David Abbruzzese played with the 'Better Man' hitmakers from...

The Tragically Hip Bid Farewell During Emotional Concert

The Canadian band took the stage in their native Kingston, Ontario for the last stop on their Man MAChine Poem farewell tour, as terminally-ill Downie battles brain cancer. The 52-year-old, who came...

Pearl Jam Honour Joe Perry At Massachusetts Gig

The Aerosmith guitarist, 65, collapsed onstage during a gig with his Hollywood Vampires bandmates last month (Jul16) in Brooklyn, New York and had to be hospitalised. Reports suggested his health problems stemmed...

Rod Stewart Covers The Beatles For Netflix Animated Series Beat Bugs

Sir Rod Stewart will cover The Beatles song 'Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band' for the Netflix animated series 'Beat Bugs'.The 'Maggie May' hitmaker - who is married to Penny Lancaster - has been announced...

Selena Gomez, Rihanna, Kendrick Lamar To Headline Global Citizen Fest

Rihanna, Kendrick Lamar, Major Lazer, Metallica and Selena Gomez will headline this year's Global Citizen Festival in New York.The non-profit organisation - which aims to eradicate poverty by 2030 - has unveiled a diverse and...

Garry Shandling Remembered At Bonnaroo By Eddie Vedder And Judd Apatow

The Larry Sanders Show star died in March (16) after suffering a heart attack, and he was remembered onstage during an unexpected appearance by Vedder at the festival's Comedy Theatre. Taking the...

Eddie Vedder And Trent Reznor Heading To Twin Peaks

New instalments of the 1990s supernatural series will air on America's Showtime cable network early next year (17), and on Monday (25Apr16), bosses at the company unveiled the official cast list, which contains...

Eddie Vedder Dedicates Roskilde Tragedy Tribute To Paris Dead

Vedder and his band Pearl Jam were performing in Sao Paulo when the frontman addressed the tragedy from the day before (13Nov15) and dedicated Love Boat Captain to the victims. He also...

Eddie Vedder Swears Off October Shows

The rocker is a big fan of the Chicago Cubs, and he is devastated to be missing the prestigious sports tournament this month (Oct15) as his band has dates scheduled in South America....

Roger Daltrey Pulls Out Of Charity Concert Due To Illness

The Who frontman was set to perform with his bandmate Pete Townshend and Pearl Jam star Eddie Vedder for 500 fans at a private residence in Los Angeles on Saturday (12Sep15). They...

Pearl Jam Urge Fans Not To Waste Money On Crowdfunded Gigs

Fan Daniel Sheffer’s dream of bringing Eddie Vedder and his band to the newly-reopened venue has been dashed by Kelly Curtis in a statement urging devotees not to spend money on hopeful concert...

Eddie Vedder Joined The Sonics For Record Store Day Gig

The Sonics staged an in-store performance at the city's Easy Street Records and Vedder took over the microphone for a performance of the group's new Motown cover track Leaving Here, which features on...

Eddie Vedder To Stand In For Roger Daltrey And The Who Charity Show

Pearl Jam star Vedder will take on vocal duties from Roger Daltrey for the supergroup's Celebrating The Who gig at the Rosemont Theatre in Illinois next month (May15), while Starkey will join fellow...

Eddie Vedder Receives Visit From Obama Family

Eddie Vedder played host to some very special guests on Saturday (03Jan15) when U.S. President Barack Obama and his family decided to drop in on the Pearl Jam frontman at his home in Hawaii.The Democrat...

Liam Gallagher To Perform With Who Band

Liam Gallagher will perform with The Who Band next month.The 'Live Forever' hitmaker will make his first appearance since he announced his group Beady Eye had split at the special Teenage Cancer Trust charity gig...

Eddie Vedder Dedicates Song To Isaiah Owens

Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder paid tribute to late keyboardist Isaiah Owens during a concert on Thursday (16Oct14) following the musician's sudden death.Owens, who played keyboards for rocker Jack White, was found dead at his...

Eddie Vedder Covers John Lennon For Charity

Rocker Eddie Vedder has released a cover of John Lennon's peace anthem Imagine in a bid to raise funds for a charity supporting unity in the Middle East.The Pearl Jam frontman's version of the iconic...

Bob Dylan Named Musicares Person Of The Year

Jack White, Sir Tom Jones and the Black Keys are among artists who will perform at a Bob Dylan tribute concert.The 'Like a Rollin Stone' singer has been named MusiCares Person of the Year by...

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