DEAF CHARLIE’s debut single Something Real is now available digitally and on pre-order 7’’ at pearljam.com.
After Buzzcocks’ cover released last April, Jeff Ament and John Wicks have enjoyed playing together and they have founded a new band. They are DEAF CHARLIE and they introduced their first song, Something Real, during the Ohana Festival online edition.
Now their debut single, taken from their forthcoming full lenght coming in early 2021, is available for pre-order on vinyl 7’’ at pearljam.com (w/ Sitting ’round at Home as b-side).
Watch Something Real official video – recorded with Marlon Grace on vocals, Connor Racicot on keys, and Andrew Kagerer, Mitchell Bailey, Cade Chastain as horn section – below.
Born in Reggio Emilia in 1980. He created pearljamonline.it in 2001 and wrote the first edition of “Pearl Jam Evolution” in 2009 along with his wife Daria. He is collaborating with Barracuda Style and HvsR, he has collaborated with Rolling Stone, Rockol and Il Fatto Quotidiano. Since 2022, he is behind 2 podcasts: “Pearl Jam dalla A alla Z” and “Fuori Orario: Not Another Podcast”. He continues relentlessly to try to find “beautiful melodies that say terrible things”.
Favorite song: Present Tense
Favorite album: No Code
Favorite bands/artists other than PJ: Tom Waits, Ramones, Bruce Springsteen, IDLES, Fontaines D.C., Mark Lanegan, Cat Power, Dead Kennedys