Wednesday, August 26, 2009
Pearl Jam News!
PEARL JAM'S NEW ALBUM SET FOR RELEASE SEPT. 20 AND NEW VIDEO!!!!!!!!!!!!
Good news, gang...Pearl Jam's new album, Backspacer, is set for a September release and their new Cameron Crowe-directed video, "The Fixer" is available as a free download from iTunes. You can also score a digital download of the single, and while you're at it, pre-order the album, why don'cha? Yay! It's almost too much to bear.
Here is the fantastic new video if you absolutely cannot make your way over to iTunes, for your viewing pleasure:
Apparently this video is part of a larger commercial deal with the Target corporation, which is pretty eyebrow-raising indeed for such a vehemently anti-capitalist band. But like their manager Kelly Curtis said, it wasn't like they weren't releasing albums for Sony for almost two decades (Backspacer will be released by Universal Music Group). Go figure.
Here's a short about the making of the Backspacer album: