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Legacy Podcast: Pearl Jam

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Ten Code is a 10 part series with the inside story of Pearl Jam’s debut album TEN as told by the band. Each piece includes band member interviews and a clip of a previously unreleased bonus track from the expanded TEN reissue.

Ten Code is a 10 part series with the inside story of Pearl Jam’s debut album TEN as told by the band. Each piece includes band member interviews and a clip of a previously unreleased bonus track from the expanded TEN reissue.

Location:

New York, NY

Description:

Ten Code is a 10 part series with the inside story of Pearl Jam’s debut album TEN as told by the band. Each piece includes band member interviews and a clip of a previously unreleased bonus track from the expanded TEN reissue.

Language:

English

Contact:

Sony Music Entertainment 550 Madison Avenue, 23rd Floor, New York, NY 10022-3211


Episodes

Pearl Jam Vs. + Vitalogy 7 – Alone

3/29/2011
Mike McCready, archivist Tim Bierman and crew member Kevin Shuss discuss the band's live shows, the bootleg album series and the 4/12/94 show at Boston's Orpheum included in the deluxe 3CD Vs/Vitalogy box. The featured track is "Alone" from the live disc. Host: Matt Cord (WMMR - Philadelphia). Producer: Joyride Media.

Duration:00:03:05

Pearl Jam Vs. + Vitalogy 6 – Corduroy

3/28/2011
Episode 6 of the Vs/Vitalogy podcasts includes the newly available alternate take of "Cordury." Journalist Jonathan Cohen talks about how Eddie Vedder wrote the song in response to the commercialization of the band's image.

Duration:00:03:17

Pearl Jam Vs. + Vitalogy 5: Nothingman

3/25/2011
Brendan O'Brien and Jeff Ament are back to reflect on how much the Vs. & Vitology recording sessions bled into each other, leading to two albums within a year of each other. The featured track is the "Nothingman" demo on the new Vitalogy reissue. Host: Matt Cord (WMMR Philadelphia). Producer: Joyride Media.

Pearl Jam Vs. + Vitalogy 4 – Better Man

3/24/2011
Jonathan Cohen and Brendan O'Brien talk about the more personal direction Eddie took with lyrics on Vs. & Vitalogy. A great example is "Better Man," heard here as a demo, backed only by guitar and organ. Host: Matt Cord (WMMR - Philadelphia). Producer: Joyride Media.

Pearl Jam Vs. + Vitalogy 3 – Crazy Mary

3/23/2011
Our third Pearl Jam Vs + Vitalogy podcast features "Crazy Mary," originally from the Victoria Williams tribute album, Sweet Relief. Journalist Jonathan Cohen and Ten Club fanclub manager, Tim Bierman, setup the track by discussing the band's philanthropic activities. Host - Matt Cord (WMMR - Philadelphia). Producer - Joyride Media.

Pearl Jam Vs. + Vitalogy 2 – Cready Stomp

3/22/2011
Jeff Ament and producer Brendan O'Brien look back on the frantic 1994 Vs. recording sessions. Journalist Jonathan Cohen introduces the "Cready Stomp" instrumental outtake included on the new reissue. Host - Matt Cord (WMMR - Philadelphia). Producer - Joyride Media.

Pearl Jam Vs + Vitalogy 1 – Hold On

3/20/2011
The popular Pearl Jam - Ten Code podcast series returns with an acoustic take on "Hold On" - the first of 10 previously unreleased tracks featured from the expanded "Vs. + Vitalogy" reissues in stores on 3/29. Jeff Ament, producer Brendan O'Brien and Mudhoney's Mark Arm talk about the the pressure on Pearl Jam to follow-up "Ten." Host - Matt Cord (WMMR - Philadelphia). Producer - Joyride Media.

Pearl Jam Ten Code – Part 10

3/27/2009
The Pearl Jam Ten Code podcast series concludes with Jeff Ament, wrapping up his thoughts on the path he has taken with his musical brothers. Speaking of which, the last piece of music in this series is “Brother” the TEN era outtake that is now available for the first time with vocals.

Duration:00:02:23

Pearl Jam Ten Code – Part 9

3/26/2009
Mike McCready continues his comments from last episode to working with Brendan O’Brien on the original TEN release, and his respect for O’Brien as a producer. A clip of one of O’Brien’s remixes, “Garden,” is featured in today’s episode.

Duration:00:02:53

Pearl Jam Ten Code – Part 8

3/25/2009
As we get near the end of the 10-part series, it’s time we finally hear from guitarist Mike McCready. Here in episode 8, Mike remembers when he and their unmaned, singer-less band first met Eddie, and how Eddie’s stage personna developed over their earliest live shows. Today’s track is “Porch” from the MTV Unplugged show […]

Duration:00:03:11

Pearl Jam Ten Code – Part 7

3/24/2009
March 24, 2009 is finally here – the day all the Pearl Jam TEN reissues hit the stores! More details on all the releases are online at www.pearljam.com. Today’s show features one of the bonus tracks featured on all the configurations – “Just a Girl.” A very rare track from the early Pearl Jam demos […]

Duration:00:02:14

Pearl Jam Ten Code – Part 6

3/23/2009
Today, we continue the live music theme from Part 5 with more inside details about the 1992 “Drop in the Park” show included on the 4-LP Vinyl Edition release. Bassist Jeff Ament tells the story of how the show was planned, followed by a clip of their live take on the TEN classic “Alive.”

Duration:00:03:08

Pearl Jam Ten Code – Part 5

3/20/2009
Today’s Pearl Jam Ten Code episode goes back to the 1991 Eddie Vedder interview and his thoughts on stage diving and other antics he frequently performed on stage back then. It’s interesting to hear his perspective back then on how he didn’t plan to keep doing those things once fans became more familiar with their […]

Duration:00:01:57

Pearl Jam Ten Code – Part 4

3/19/2009
Bassist Jeff Ament speaks today about his role as art director of both the original release and the new reissue. He’s very excited about many of the new packaging elements in this new release, as well as Brendan O’Brien’s new remixes, like the new version of “Once” heard in this episode. www.pearljam.com

Duration:00:02:37

Pearl Jam Ten Code – Part 3

3/18/2009
Today’s Pearl Jam podcast kicks off with Eddie Vedder from a 1991 interview, discussing what influenced him to write the song, “Jeremy,” as well as that classic song as they performed on MTV Unplugged in 1992. www.pearljam.com

Duration:00:02:50

Pearl Jam Ten Code – Part 2

3/17/2009
In today’s Ten Code episode, we hear from TEN producer Brendan O’Brien, who came back to remix all the original album tracks for a bonus disc in this reissue. You’ll also hear a clip of “Why Go” – a great example of the more in-your-face sound O’Brien sought for these remixes. www.pearljam.com

Duration:00:02:15