Eddie Vedder

Pearl Jam Twenty

Interview with Pearl Jam and Director Cameron Crowe

Footage from the “Pearl Jam Twenty” Toronto International Film Festival press conference with filmmaker Cameron Crowe and Pearl Jam. American Masters Pearl Jam Twenty premierec nationwide Friday, October 21, 2011 as part of the first PBS Arts Fall Festival.

Pearl Jam Twenty

Preview Eddie Vedder’s Epic Stage Dives

In this excerpt from Cameron Crowe’s Pearl Jam Twenty, the band reflects on Eddie Vedder’s penchant for taking stage diving to new heights, plus a montage of some his greatest and highest concert dives, including the 1992 Pinkpop Festival, Landgraaf, Netherlands. American Masters Pearl Jam Twenty premieres nationwide Friday, October 21, 2011 at 9 p.m. […]

Pearl Jam Twenty

Preview Chris Cornell on Temple of the Dog

In this excerpt from Cameron Crowe’s Pearl Jam Twenty, Chris Cornell explains how the camaraderie and competition between Pearl Jam and his band, Soundgarden, in the 90s led to Temple of the Dog. American Masters Pearl Jam Twenty premieres nationwide Friday, October 21, 2011 at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) as part of […]

Pearl Jam Twenty

Preview Writing “Release”

This excerpt from Cameron Crowe’s Pearl Jam Twenty features the band discussing songwriting in the early days and includes a performance of “Release” from Arena Di Verona, Italy – September 16, 2006. American Masters Pearl Jam Twenty premieres nationwide Friday, October 21, 2011 at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) as part of the […]

Pearl Jam Twenty

Guitarist Mike McCready

Watch archival footage of Pearl Jam guitarist Mike McCready solo “Nothing As It Seems” on stage as Eddie Vedder sing his praises in the narration in this clip from Pearl Jam Twenty. American Masters Pearl Jam Twenty premieres nationwide Friday, October 21, 2011 at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) as part of the […]

Pearl Jam Twenty

Eddie Vedder Smashes the Stage

Watch Eddie Vedder smash the stage and his microphone in this archival concert footage of one of Pearl Jam’s rowdier stage performances where set to the song “Leash” from Vs., the band’s second studio album. American Masters Pearl Jam Twenty premieres nationwide Friday, October 21, 2011 at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) as […]

Pearl Jam Twenty

Music Video: “Do The Evolution”

Check out Pearl Jam performing “Do the Evolution” from the Monkeywrench Radio Sessions in Seattle, 1998, shortly after the completion of their Yield album. American Masters Pearl Jam Twenty premieres nationwide Friday, October 21, 2011 at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) as part of the first PBS Arts Fall Festival.

Pearl Jam Twenty

Writing “Daughter” on Tour

This excerpt from Cameron Crowe’s Pearl Jam Twenty features Stone Gossard and Eddie Vedder writing “Daughter” (originally called “Brother”) on Pearl Jam’s tour bus. American Masters Pearl Jam Twenty premieres nationwide Friday, October 21, 2011 at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) as part of the first PBS Arts Fall Festival.

Pearl Jam Twenty

Preview Come Together

This exclusive excerpt from Cameron Crowe’s Pearl Jam Twenty reveals how the seminal Seattle band formed and features “Footsteps” from the original “Momma-Son” demo tape Eddie Vedder sent Stone Gossard as his audition for the band. American Masters Pearl Jam Twenty premieres nationwide Friday, October 21 at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) as […]

Pearl Jam Twenty

About the Documentary Film

American Masters continues its 25th anniversary season with Pearl Jam Twenty, premiering nationally Friday, October 21 at 9 p.m. (ET/PT) on PBS (check local listings). Academy Award®-winning director and music journalist Cameron Crowe creates a definitive portrait of the seminal band carved from over 1,200 hours of rarely and never-before-seen footage, plus over 24 hours […]