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Amongst the Waves.

Remember back, the early daysWhen you were young and less amazedSuddenly the channel changed The first time you saw bloodCut to later, now you're strongYou've bled yourself, the wounds are goneIt's rare when there is nothing wrongSurvived and you're amongst the fittestLove ain't love until you feel itUp riding high amongst the waves-- Pearl Jam, "Amongst… Continue reading Amongst the Waves.

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Cup o’ the Day: Drinking with Eddie.

So. I'm pretty tired today. You see, we rocked out with Eddie Vedder last night so I was up a little past my bedtime.The show was downtown, which is not a short distance from where I live. So before I could head out to the concert, I had to wait for the babysitter and get… Continue reading Cup o’ the Day: Drinking with Eddie.

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Eddie Vedder has been taunting me for years.

Like many people my age, I remember the first time I heard Pearl Jam's album Ten. It was so different and so awesome and so exactly what I needed to hear. Thus began my love affair with Pearl Jam and -- of course -- with Eddie Vedder.Pearl Jam's second album came out my freshman year… Continue reading Eddie Vedder has been taunting me for years.