Monday, March 21, 2011

Pearl Jam: Eddie Vedder album, concert film due in May

After some recent speculation by media and fans, Eddie Vedder has now confirmed plans for his new album and concert film.

Vedder will release a solo album, “Ukulele Songs,” on May 31 (May 30 internationally) through Pearl Jam's Monkeywrench Records.

“Ukulele Songs” is a collection of original songs and covers performed by Vedder on ukulele. The first single from the album, "Longing to Belong," will be available for sale through digital retailers on Tuesday, March 22 (March 21 internationally).

Eddie Vedder
"Ukelele Songs"

Release date: May 31, 2011

01. Can’t Keep
02. Sleeping by Myself
03. Without You
04. More Than You Know
05. Goodbye
06. Broken Heart
07. Satellite
08. Longing to Belong
09. Hey Fahkah
10. You’re True
11. Light Today
12. Sleepless Nights (featuring Glen Hansard)
13. Once in Awhile
14. Waving Palms
15. Tonight You Belong to Me (featuring Cat Power)
16. Dream a Little Dream

Also released on May 31st is “Water On The Road,” a live-concert DVD directed by Brendan Canty of Fugazi and Christoph Green featuring performances from Vedder’s August 16th and 17th 2008 solo tour engagements at Washington, D.C.'s Warner Theatre.

The DVD features a live performance of "You're True" from "Ukulele Songs" as well as a mix of Pearl Jam catalog, covers and songs from Vedder’s critically acclaimed, award-winning solo record, “Into The Wild.”

Eddie Vedder
"Water On The Road" concert DVD

Release date: May 31, 2011

01. The Canyon
02. Sometimes
03. Trouble
04. Around the Bend
05. Girl From the North Country
06. Guaranteed
07. Setting Forth
08. Far Behind
09. No Ceiling
10. Rise
11. Golden State
12. Society
13. Forever Young
14. Ed Piano (Instrumental)
15. I’m Open
16. Man of the Hour
17. Driftin’
18. No More
19. You’re True
20. Ukulele Interlude (Instrumental)
21. Unthought Known
22. Arc
23. Hard Sun
24. The Canyon (reprise)

Eddie Vedder Eddie Vedder

Eddie Vedder – You’re True (2011)

See also:

NEW VIDEO: Eddie Vedder – You’re True
Pearl Jam: New album in the works
Pearl Jam: Hear new Eddie Vedder single