| Jul 20, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Good Wednesday Morning, Fellow Seekers. We're running seriously late this morning, courtesy of the endlessly compelling reality television otherwise known as British PM David Cameron's appearance before the House of Commons this morning. The...
| Jul 30, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Filmmaker Cameron Crowe profiles Pearl Jam for PBS....
| Mar 29, 2010
| 2:38 PM
Pearl Jam is donating hundreds of thousands of dollars to the Cascade Land Conservancy. The donation is intended to offset carbon emissions from the band's 2009 world tour.
The total amount donated is $210k and will be used to plant about 33 acres in the...
| May 6, 2010
| 10:23 PM
Under the bright lights of Aurora Avenue North on a Saturday night, the strip comes alive with action.In the shadows, young girls trying to survive by selling their bodies for sex.
Melinda Giovengo has seen it all rescuing teen prostitutes since 1985....
| Sep 4, 2011
All's Faire in Love
A college football star has to make up for his many absences by working at a Renaissance fair, where he falls for an aspiring actress. With Christina Ricci, Owen Benjamin, Cedric the Entertainer and Matthew Lillard. Written...
| Sep 4, 2011
| 2:02 AM
Pearl Jam didn’t design the first of its 20th anniversary concerts Saturday at Alpine Valley Music Theatre with the casual fan in mind.
Instead, the 2 ½-hour, 28-song set in front of a packed house was one for the diehards, a celebration of some of...
| Sep 18, 2011
| 5:28 PM
Nirvana: “Nevermind: Super Deluxe Edition” (Geffen)
Rating: 2.5 stars (out of 4)
Pearl Jam: “Pearl Jam Twenty” (Columbia)
Rating: 3 stars (out of 4)
World domination – so difficult to predict, so impossible to maintain....
| Sep 23, 2011
Rock documentaries made by fans of the band fall into two categories: They either exclude nonbelievers or draw them into the fold. "Pearl Jam Twenty" starts out exclusionary but opens the gates before it's through.
Writer-director Cameron Crowe, whose...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 10:00 PM
*** (out of four)
Kids, there was a time not so long ago, before Auto-Tune and Britney Spears and iTunes, when flannel was a fashionable material and Seattle was the center of the music universe. Alllllll the way back in 1990, a group of long-haired...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 2:19 PM
In VH1's "Behind the Music" biography series, very often, at around the 40-minute mark, tragedy befalls the band or the singer, usually involving narcotics, alcohol or jail -- or all of the above.
But in "American Masters: Pearl Jam Twenty," airing...
| Dec 2, 2009
| 9:34 PM
CRITIC'S NOTEBOOK: A big Grammy nomination: This show has got to go RECORD OF THE YEAR "Halo," Beyonce "I Gotta Feeling," The Black Eyed Peas "Use Somebody," Kings of Leon "Poker Face," Lady Gaga "You Belong With Me," Taylor Swift......
| Sep 18, 2009
| 4:34 PM
A thousand rock 'n' roll clich??s have been built around the idea that guts and glory belong to the young. Pearl Jam's ninth studio album, "Backspacer," due out Sunday (Sept. 20), makes the opposite argument. Its 11 breakneck rockers and......