Saw the movie - had to see the book, of course. An intimate look at Pearl Jam's live performances and behind-the-scenes footage from their tour in Italy in September 2006. I'm a Pearl Jam nut so there's not all that much information in there that I didn't already know, so I tended to skim read it. It's not just an ordinary book, it is band's encyclopedia, a must have book. Some people fall in love. Choose an adventure below and discover your next favorite movie or TV show.Keep track of everything you watch; tell your friends. But for a fan it is a treasure trove of delightsGreat book, awesome candids, arts and tons of great pictures.
Such a well chronicled saga of one of the worlds greatest rock bands. The film premiered at the 2011 Toronto International Film Festival and also had an accompanying book and soundtrack. If punk equaled Black Sabbath, then did anything really change?This is one of those obligatory coffee-table books that you purchase if you are a fan of a band; whether or not you read it is immaterial. I gave it such a good rating because P.J. It weighs 3.6 pounds. A documentary on the band Pearl Jam that marks their 20th anniversary in the year 2011. I really enjoyed the beginning of the book, reading about how the band came together.
Pearl Jam Twenty (also known as PJ20) is a live compilation album by American alternative rock band Pearl Jam and is the soundtrack to the film of the same name. members are really private about their lives so I think it's a great privilege to all the fans to read about the history of this great american band.Do you remember times during childhood when a summer's day stretched out before you and your only responsibility was to BE... Do you remember times during childhood when a summer's day stretched out before you and your only responsibility was to BE... Any fan who owns No Code & Binaural, can name more than one Mother Love Bone song (not including Crown of Thorns), has been to more than 3 live shows and has a stick man sticker or tattoo, already owns this book.I'm writing this review for anyone who once loved Pearl Jam (one of the 900,000+ individuals to buy Vs. in the first week) but stopped following after '95. At one time Pearl Jam was really important and so was this kind of music, so it was nice to revisit that feeling even if I no longer listen to Pearl Jam at all.
It weighs 3.6 pounds. by Atlantic It's a great story about a perfect storm that brewed 20 years ago (29 in 2019) and has stood the test of time.Made me appreciate some of the songs from the middle year’s a lot more. We’d love your help. Crowe completed filming in April 2011, after using 12,000 hours of footage of the band for the documentary. Start by marking “Pearl Jam Twenty” as Want to Read: Preliminary footage was being shot as of June 2010. I was sorry to finish it... but I know I'll pick it up again in a few months' time and read it all again! It even has a picture of Ed's first paycheck with the record label. Divided by year, with call-out sections detailing the process and features of each album, the book manages to give both broad overview while including specific details about the origins of songs and other significant band lore. Well other books about bands and musicians are usually written by some one else - often someone who was never connected to the band in any way. 14 of 18 people found this review helpful. It is focused almost completely on the band's music and politics/philanthropy, giving very few details about the personal lives of the different band members. I never thought I would say such a thing, but even Pearl Jam is getting older, hence the 20 year celebration.Granted, I'm an avid PJ fan, 'have been since the mid 90's, hell, I'm even in the fan club, and due to my long allegiance I get phenomenal tickets/seats, but I digress the book is put together exceptionally well. If you're looking for protracted commentary about certain incidents, songs or events you're not going to get it in this book. Appropriately, the book features a great deal of material about Pearl Jam's live shows, which wiCompiled from interviews both recent and past, Pearl Jam Twenty ably chronicles the life of a band that has managed to remain together while making good music for two decades. This is without a doubt the most illuminating book I have ever read on a band... Why? Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Not just that they've survived this long as a band, but that they have done so coming from the scene that they emerged from and with the enormous amount of instant success that they achieved. If you're a fan, I think you need this book.I saw the movie and loved it. It's not just an ordinary book, it is band's encyclopedia, a must have book. It is focused almost completely on the band's music and politics/philanthropy, giving very few details about the personal lives of the different band members. Without question this is the greatest rock n roll book I've ever read. I'm not a fan club member and haven't seen them in concert, but am a fan. The movie was great and I've got the studio albums, plus Lost Dogs and several concert compilations.Started skimming this once I got to 1992. If you're a serious Pearl Jam fan this is a must-have, and if you're a casual fan (like me) with a fondness for '90s music and culture then you'll still enjoy it.