Regular readers may know my affinity for Pearl Jam. The band, which released a new album, Backspacer, last year had a series of promotions with MySpace to promote the album. Now they’re turning to Twitter for some more.
Pearl Jam, known for its live bootlegs, has joined forces with Verizon Wireless, known for its stupid commercials. (That’s the best I got, sorry.) The band’s summer tour, which starts today in West Palm Beach, will be recorded in toto, and three songs from each performance will be available on Verizon Wireless, one for free and the the other two at “standard costs.” You… → Read More
HAY! NOES TO TEH BUSH! NAH MEAN DAWG? AT&T STREAMED LOLLAPALOOZA AND LIKE, PERRY FARRELL WAS ON ACID AND TOLD THEM NOT TO DO ANYTHING TO CENSOR THE JAMS. BUT AT&T GOT MAD, SO LIKE, WHEN PEARL JAM WAS ON STAGE, THEY CENSORED THE ANTI-BUSH LYRICS THAT EDDIE SANG. OMG WTF YO?! THANKS AT&T. THANKS FOR NOTHING EXCEPT CENSORSHIP, TOTALITARIANISM, AND IPHONE. REALLY. THANKS SO MUCH FOR THE… → Read More