Pearl Jam: Recording Sessions

Guida a tutte le session di registrazione che i Pearl Jam hanno tenuto in studio dal 1990 a oggi. Molti titoli potrebbero essere working titles o abbozzi di tracce mai ultimate.

Grazie a Steve Muntz

 

Agosto 1990 – Reciprocal Recording Studios – Seattle, WA 
Stone Gossard – guitar, background vocals; Mike McCready – guitar; Jeff Ament – bass, background vocals; Matt Cameron – drum kit; Chris Friel – drum kit on ‘Black’ and ‘Footsteps’

  • Dollar Short
  • Richard’s ‘E’
  • Weird ‘A’
  • ‘E’ Ballad
  • Doobie ‘E’
  • The King
  • Folk ‘D’
  • Times Of Trouble
  • Evil ‘E’
  • Agytian Crave
  • 7Up
  • Untitled

Note: Questi sono i demo strumentali di Gossard conosciuti anche come Gossman Project.

 

8-13 Ottobre 1990 – Galleria Potatohead (London Bridge Studios) – Seattle, WA 
Ed Vedder – vocals, background vocals; Stone Gossard – guitar; Mike McCready – guitar; Jeff Ament – bass; Dave Krusen – drum kit

  • Alive
  • Master / Slave (extended cut)
  • Instrumental (Hold On instrumental)
  • Wishing Well
  • State of Love and Trust
  • Tocuh Me I’m Sick (Short version)
  • Touch Me I’m Dick
  • It Ain’t Like That
  • Blues Jam
  • Instrumental #1
  • Instrumental #2

 

16-23 Ottobre 1990 – Galleria Potatohead (London Bridge Studios) – Seattle, WA 
Ed Vedder – vocals, background vocals; Stone Gossard – guitar; Mike McCready – guitar; Jeff Ament – bass; Dave Krusen – drum kit

  • Alive
  • Alone
  • Black
  • Breath
  • Even Flow
  • Girl
  • Chinese
  • Oceans
  • Once
  • Release
  • Evil Little Goat
  • Improv. (a.k.a. Yellow Ledbetter)

 

Note: In questo periodo, Ottobre/Novembre 1990, viene fissato su disco l’album dei Temple of the Dog.

Dicembre 1990 – Seattle, WA 
Ed Vedder – vocals; Stone Gossard – guitar; Mike McCready – guitar; Jeff Ament – bass; Dave Krusen – percussion

  • Let Me Sleep (It’s Christmas Time)

 

29 Gennaio 1991 – London Bridge Studios – Seattle, WA 
Ed Vedder – vocals, background vocals; Stone Gossard – guitar, background vocals; Mike McCready – guitar; Jeff Ament – bass, background vocals; Dave Krusen – drum kit

  • Alive
  • I’ve Got A Feeling
  • Jeremy
  • Wash

 

Febbario 1991 – Seattle, WA 
Ed Vedder – vocals; Stone Gossard – guitar; Mike McCready – guitar; Jeff Ament – bass; Dave Krusen – drum kit

  • Jeremy

 

27 Marzo 1991 – London Bridge Studios – Seattle, WA 
Ed Vedder – vocals, background vocals; Stone Gossard – guitar, background vocals; Mike McCready – guitar; Jeff Ament – bass, background vocals; Dave Krusen – drum kit

  • Alone
  • Black
  • Breath
  • Even Flow
  • Garden
  • Girl
  • Jeremy
  • Oceans
  • Once
  • Porch
  • Release
  • Brother
  • Why Go
  • Yellow Ledbetter (a.k.a. Yellow Letter)

 

27 Marzo/26 Aprile 1991 – London Bridge Studios – Seattle, WA 
Ed Vedder – vocals, background vocals; Stone Gossard – guitar, background vocals; Mike McCready – guitar; Jeff Ament – bass, background vocals; Dave Krusen – drum kit; Rick Parashar – organ, piano, percussion; Walter Gray – cello on ‘Jeremy’

  • Alone
  • Black
  • Breath (a.k.a. Breathe)
  • Brother
  • Deep
  • Even Flow
  • Garden
  • Girl
  • Jeremy
  • Master / Slave
  • 2000 Mile Blues
  • Hold On
  • Once
  • Porch
  • Release
  • State Of Love & Trust
  • Wash
  • Why Go
  • Chinese
  • Yellow Ledbetter

 

Settembre 1991 – Galleria Potatohead – Seattle, WA 
Ed Vedder – vocals, background vocals; Dave Abbruzzese – guitar

  • Angel

 

Gennaio 1992 – London Bridge Studios – Seattle, WA 
Ed Vedder – vocals, background vocals; Stone Gossard – guitar, background vocals; Mike McCready – guitar; Jeff Ament – bass, background vocals; Dave Abbruzzese – drum kit

  • Alone
  • Breath
  • Dirty Frank
  • Even Flow
  • Leash
  • State Of Love and Trust

 

September 4, 1992 – Southern Tracks Recording – Atlanta, GA 
Ed Vedder – vocals; Stone Gossard – guitar, background vocals; Mike McCready – guitar; Jeff Ament – bass, background vocals; Dave Abbruzzese – drum kit

  • Leash
  • Ramblings Continued
  • Sonic Reducer
  • Hold On

 

 

February – March 1993 – Galleria Potatohead – Seattle, WA 
Ed Vedder – vocals; Stone Gossard – guitar; Mike McCready – guitar; Jeff Ament – bass; Dave Abbruzzese – drum kit, guitar on ‘Go’

  • Better Man
  • Daughter
  • Go
  • Leash
  • W.M.A.

 

March – May 1993 – The Site – San Rafael, CA 
Ed Vedder – vocals, guitar, background vocals; Stone Gossard – guitar, background vocals; Mike McCready – guitar; Jeff Ament – bass, background vocals; Dave Abbruzzese – drum kit, percussion; Brendan O’Brien – organ; Victoria Williams – guitar and background vocals on ‘Crazy Mary’

  • Animal
  • Better Man
  • Blood
  • Crazy Mary
  • Daughter
  • Dissident
  • Elderly Woman Behind The Counter In A Small Town (a.k.a. Small Town)
  • Glorified G
  • Go (a.k.a. Don’t Go)
  • Hard To Imagine
  • Indifference
  • Leash (aka No Anything)
  • Rats
  • Real Thing (Instrumental)
  • Rearviewmirror
  • Whipping
  • W.M.A.
  • Yellow Ledbetter
  • Indian Beetles
  • Cready Stomp
  • Hold On (Acoustic Version)
  • Instrumental #1
  • Instrumental #2
  • Instrumental #3

 

 

 

Novembre 1993 – Kingsway Studio – New Orleans, LA; Gennaio/Febbraio 1994 – Seattle, WA; Marzo/Aprile 1994 – Southern Tracks Recording – Atlanta, GA; Aprile/Maggio 1994 – Bad Animals Studio – Seattle, WA 
Ed Vedder – vocals, guitar, background vocals, accordion on ‘Bugs’; Stone Gossard – guitar, background vocals, mellotron; Mike McCready – guitar, background vocals; Jeff Ament – bass, background vocals; Dave Abbruzzese – drum kit, percussion; Brendan O’Brien – organ

  • Aye Davinita
  • Betterman
  • Betterman (Vocal/Organ)
  • Bugs
  • Corduroy
  • Corduroy (Alt.Take)
  • Hard To Imagine
  • Immortality
  • Last Exit
  • Not For You
  • Nothingman
  • Pry, To
  • Satan’s Bed (a.k.a. Already In Love)
  • Spin The Black Circle
  • Tremor Christ
  • Whipping
  • Yellow Ledbetter

 

Settembre 1994 – Seattle, WA 
Ed Vedder – guitar; Jeff Ament – bass; Jack Irons – drum kit

  • Stupid Mop (a.k.a. Hey Foxymophandlemama, That’s Me

 

 

Gennaio 1995 – Bad Animals Studio – Seattle, WA 
Jim Carrol – vocals; Ed Vedder – guitar; Mike McCready – guitar; Jeff Ament – bass; Chris Friel – drum kit

  • Catholic Boy

 

 

26/27 Gennaio , 7-10 Febbraio , 1995 – Bad Animals Studio – Seattle, WA 
Neil Young – guitar, organ, background vocals; Ed Vedder – vocals, guitar on ‘I Got Shit’ and ‘Long Road’; Stone Gossard – guitar; Mike McCready – guitar; Jeff Ament – bass; Jack Irons – drum kit; Brendan O’Brien – background vocals, guitar, piano, bass on ‘I Got Shit’

  • I Got Shit (a.k.a. I Got Id and I Got ID)
  • Long Road
  • Lukin (a.k.a. 1:50 and 100 Pacer)

 

Note: In queste sessions viene anche registrato Mirror Ball di Neil Young

12-21 Luglio 1995 – Chicago Recording Company – Chicago, IL; Settembre 1995 1995 – Kingsway Studio – New Orleans, LA; Gennaio/Febbraio 1996 – Studio Litho – Seattle, WA; Marzo 1996 – Chicago Recording Company – Chicago, IL; Aprile 1996 – Studio Litho – Seattle, WA; Maggio 1996 – Atlanta, GA 
Ed Vedder – vocals, guitar, background vocals, harmonica on ‘Smile’; Stone Gossard – guitar, background vocals, vocals on ‘Mankind,’ bass on ‘Smile’; Mike McCready – guitar, piano on ‘Sometimes’; Jeff Ament – bass, background vocals, guitar on ‘Smile’; Jack Irons – drum kit, percussion; Brendan O’Brien – piano, guitar on ‘Gremmie Out Of Control’

  • All Night
  • Around The Bend
  • Black Red Yellow
  • Brain Of J.
  • Dead Man
  • Gremmie Out Of Control
  • Habit
  • Hail, Hail
  • Hard To Imagine
  • I’m Open
  • In My Tree
  • Leaving Here
  • Lukin
  • Mankind
  • Off He Goes
  • Present Tense
  • Red Mosquito
  • Smile
  • Sometimes
  • Who You Are
  • Tommy Who
  • 23 Street Chorus
  • Lukin II
  • The Needle
  • Sunburn
  • Falling Down
  • Parting Ways

 

July 1996 – Studio Litho – Seattle, WA 
Ed Vedder – vocals; Stone Gossard – drum kit, background vocals; Mike McCready – background vocals; Brendan O’Brien – bass, background vocals; Nick DiDia – keyboard, background vocals

  • Olympic Platinum

 

 

 

 

Febbraio/Giugno 1997 – Studio Litho – Seattle, WA; Agosto/Settembre 1997 – Studio Litho and Studio X – Seattle, WA and Southern Tracks Recording – Atlanta, GA 
Ed Vedder – vocals, guitar, background vocals; Stone Gossard – guitar, background vocals, bass on ‘Do The Evolution’ and ‘No Way’; Mike McCready – guitar; Jeff Ament – bass, background vocals; Jack Irons – drum kit, percussion, vocals on ‘The Whale Song’; Brendan O’Brien – organ, piano

  • All Those Yesterdays
  • Bayleaf
  • Brain Of J.
  • Bulldozer
  • Color Red, The (a.k.a. Red Dot)
  • Do The Evolution
  • Faithfull
  • Fallen (a.k.a. Falling Down)
  • Given To Fly
  • Happy When I’m Crying
  • Hummus
  • In Hiding
  • Leatherman
  • Leatherman II
  • Low Light
  • MFC (a.k.a. Mini Fast Car)
  • No Way
  • Of The Girl
  • Parting Ways
  • Pilate
  • Push Me, Pull Me
  • Thin Air
  • Whale Song, The (a.k.a. Whales)
  • Wishlist
  • U

 

 

 

March – May 1999 – Studio Litho – Seattle, WA 
Ed Vedder – vocals, guitar; Stone Gossard – guitar; Mike McCready – guitar; Jeff Ament – bass; Matt Cameron – drum kit, guitar

  • Evacuation
  • Foldback
  • Harmony
  • Of The Girl
  • Parting Ways
  • Thin Air
  • Thunderclap
  • Anything In Between
  • Hitchhicker
  • Puzzled and Games (a.k.a. Light Years)

 

Settembre/Ottobre 1999 , Novembre 1999, Gennaio 2000 – Studio Litho – Seattle, WA 
Ed Vedder – vocals, guitar, background vocals, harmonica on ‘Drifting,’ ukulele on ‘Soon Forget,’ typewriter on ‘Writer’s Block’; Stone Gossard – guitar, background vocals; Mike McCready – guitar; Jeff Ament – bass, background vocals; Matt Cameron – drum kit, background vocals; April Cameron – viola on ‘Parting Ways’; Justine Foy – cello on ‘Parting Ways’; Mitchell Froom – keyboard, harmonium; Pete Thomas – percussion; Wendy Melvoin – percussion; Dakota – canine vocals on ‘Rival’

  • Breakerfall
  • Driftin’
  • Education
  • Evacuation
  • Fatal
  • Gods’ Dice
  • Grievance
  • Insignificance
  • In The Moonlight
  • Letter To The Dead (a.k.a. Sad)
  • Light Years
  • Nothing As It Seems
  • Of The Girl
  • Rival
  • Parting Ways
  • Sleight Of Hand
  • Soon Forget
  • Strangest Tribe
  • Sweet Lew
  • Thin Air
  • Writer’s Block

 

 

 

 

Febbraio/Maggio 2002 – Studio X – Seattle, WA 
Ed Vedder – vocals, guitar, background vocals, ukulele; Stone Gossard – guitar; Mike McCready – guitar; Jeff Ament – bass; Matt Cameron – drum kit, percussion, background vocals, guitar on ‘Cropduster’ and ‘You Are’; Kenneth “Boom” Gaspar – organ, piano on ‘All Or None’; Adam Kasper – piano on ‘You Are’

  • 1/2 Full
  • 4/20/02
  • All Or None
  • April Bear
  • Arc
  • Backfire
  • Better Days
  • Brokenhearted
  • Bu$hleaguer
  • Can’t Keep
  • Code Red
  • Cropduster
  • Don’t Follow
  • Down
  • Faster
  • Get Right
  • Ghost
  • Green Disease
  • Goodbye
  • Had Enough
  • helphelp
  • I Am Mine
  • Islands
  • It’s Too Late
  • Keep Goin’
  • Last Soldier
  • Levels
  • Longing To Belong
  • Love Boat Captain (a.k.a. Boom B3)
  • Meteorologist
  • No Good Reason
  • Other Side
  • Sad
  • Say Goodbye
  • Satellite
  • Save You
  • Searchlight
  • Spin Cycle
  • Thumbing My Way
  • Undone
  • Upside Downside
  • You Are (a.k.a. Undone)
  • You’re True

 

 

Dicembre 2002 Studio X – Seattle, WA 
Ed Vedder – vocals, guitar; Stone Gossard – guitar; Mike McCready – guitar; Jeff Ament – bass; Matt Cameron – drum kit, percussion

  • Other Side

 

 

Agosto/Ottobre 2003 Studio X – Seattle, WA 
Ed Vedder – vocals, guitar; Stone Gossard – guitar; Mike McCready – guitar; Jeff Ament – bass; Matt Cameron – drum kit, percussion

  • Man of the Hour
  • Varie sovraincisioni di pezzi che appaiono in Lost Dogs (2003)

 

 

 

Novembre 2004 Studio X – Seattle, WA 
Ed Vedder – vocals, guitar; Stone Gossard – guitar; Mike McCready – guitar; Jeff Ament – bass; Matt Cameron – drum kit, percussion

  • Someday At Christmas
  • Primi demos, senza titoli, che appariranno su “Pearl Jam

 

Dicembre 2004 Studio X – Seattle, WA 
Ed Vedder – vocals, guitar; Stone Gossard – guitar; Mike McCready – guitar; Jeff Ament – bass; Matt Cameron – drum kit, percussion

  • 2×4
  • Of The Earth
  • Cold Confession
  • World Wide Suicide
  • Marker
  • Armor
  • Crapshoot Rapture
  • Let It Ride
  • The Bigger The Wave

 

Marzo/Maggio 2005 Studio X – Seattle, WA 
Ed Vedder – vocals, guitar; Stone Gossard – guitar; Mike McCready – guitar; Jeff Ament – bass; Matt Cameron – drum kit, percussion – Kenneth “Boom” Gaspar – organ, piano

  • Her
  • Rusted Nails
  • Driving Your Paint Home
  • Basic Human
  • Parachutes
  • Comatose
  • Navy Bean
  • Harher’s Revenge
  • Had Enough
  • Let It Ride
  • Winter
  • Forest Is My Church
  • It’s Too Late
  • Severed Hand
  • Keep Up
  • Last Day
  • The Forest
  • Hand Dealt
  • Frost Bitten
  • Transcendent Mental Clarity
  • Tripping
  • Postcards
  • Rise And Fall
  • Statement
  • Simple
  • Inside Job
  • Big Wave
  • Open Door
  • 10 Billions Years
  • Rearranged Furniture (Instrumental)
  • Rearranged Priorities (Instrumental)
  • Lucky 13 (Instrumental)
  • Breeze in D (Instrumental)

 

Novembre 2005/Gennaio 2006 Studio X – Seattle, WA 
Ed Vedder – vocals, guitar; Stone Gossard – guitar; Mike McCready – guitar; Jeff Ament – bass; Matt Cameron – drum kit, percussion

  • Gone (Vedder solo)
  • Gone (Full band)
  • Life Wasted
  • Wasted Reprise
  • World Wide Suicide
  • Marker In The Sand
  • Come Back
  • Unemployable
  • Army Reserve

 

Novembre 2006 Studio X – Seattle, WA 
Ed Vedder – vocals, guitar; Stone Gossard – guitar; Mike McCready – guitar; Jeff Ament – bass; Matt Cameron – drum kit, percussion – Brendan O’Brien – piano

  • Love Reign O’er Me

 

 

 

 

Dicembre 2007 Studio X – Seattle, WA 
Ed Vedder – vocals, guitar; Stone Gossard – guitar; Mike McCready – guitar; Jeff Ament – bass; Matt Cameron – drum kit, percussion – Kenneth “Boom” Gaspar – organ, piano

  • Santa God

 

Gennaio 2008 – Avast Classic – Seattle, WA 
Stone Gossard – vocals, guitar; Mike McCready – guitar; Jeff Ament – bass; Matt Cameron – drum kit, percussion – Kenneth “Boom” Gaspar – organ, piano; Barrett Jones – background vocals

  • Rock Around Barack

 

Aprile/Maggio 2008 – Ottobre 2008 – Studio X – Seattle, WA 
Stone Gossard – guitar; Mike McCready – guitar; Jeff Ament – bass; Matt Cameron – drum kit, percussion

  • Shift
  • Dust
  • Agree To Disagree
  • Forward Thinking
  • In The Time Of Man
  • Cigarette Song Part I
  • Cigarette Song Part II
  • Yonder
  • High Crime

 

La band ha provato diversi demo strumentali. I titoli sopra elencati non sono confermati

Dicembre 2008 – Horseback Court e MT Si Studio – Montana 
Stone Gossard – guitar; Mike McCready – guitar; Jeff Ament – bass; Matt Cameron – drum kit, percussion

  • Diverse canzoni / Titoli al momento sconosciuti

Gennaio 2009 – PJ @ Headquarters, Seattle, WA 
Ed Vedder: vocals, guitars, harmonica; Stone Gossard – guitar; Mike McCready – guitar, piano; Jeff Ament – bass; Matt Cameron – drum kit, percussion

  • Santa Cruz

 

16/27 Febbraio 2009 – Henson Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Ed Vedder – vocals, guitar, Stone Gossard – guitar; Mike McCready – guitar; Jeff Ament – bass; Matt Cameron – drum kit, percussion – Brendan O’Brien – piano and more

  • The Fixer
  • Got Some
  • Distant Planet
  • Just Breathe
  • Amongt The Waves
  • Unthought Known
  • Supersonic
  • Of The Earth

 

17/30 Aprile 2009 – Southern Tracks Recording, Atlanta, GA
Ed Vedder – vocals, guitar; Stone Gossard – guitar; Mike McCready – guitar; Jeff Ament – bass; Matt Cameron – drum kit, percussion – Brendan O’Brien – piano and more

  • Got Some
  • Gonna See My Friend
  • Johnny Guitar
  • Just Breathe
  • Pendulum
  • Amongt The Waves
  • Unthought Known
  • Supersonic
  • Force Of Nature
  • The End
  • Speed Of Sound

 

 

 

 

Gennaio 2010 – PJ @ Headquarters, Seattle, WA 
Ed Vedder: vocals, guitars, harmonica; Stone Gossard – guitar; Mike McCready – guitar, piano; Jeff Ament – bass; Matt Cameron – drum kit, percussion

I Pearl Jam sono stati in studio qualche giorno per terminiare e riarrangiare alcune canzoni scritte ai tempi di “Backspacer” ma non incluse nel disco che si mormorava, al tempo, sarebbero andate a costituire un EP.

Maggio 2010 – PJ @ Headquarters, Seattle, WA 
Ed Vedder: vocals, guitars; Stone Gossard – guitar; Mike McCready – guitar, piano; Jeff Ament – bass; Matt Cameron – drum kit, percussion

  • Of The Earth

 

 

 

 

Maggio 2011 – Henson Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Ed Vedder: vocals, guitars; Stone Gossard – guitar; Mike McCready – guitar, piano; Jeff Ament – bass; Matt Cameron – drum kit, percussion

  • Olé
  • Sleeping By Myself
  • Pendulum
  • Sirens
  • Infallible
  • Swallowed Whole
  • Yellow Moon

 

Marzo/Maggio 2013 – Henson Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA 
Ed Vedder: vocals, guitars; Stone Gossard – guitar; Mike McCready – guitar, piano; Jeff Ament – bass; Matt Cameron – drum kit, percussion

I Pearl Jam hanno registrato le canzoni che faranno parte del decimo disco in studio della band.

  • Mind Your Manners
  • Lightning Bolt
  • Future Days
  • Pendulum
  • My Father’s Son
  • Getaway
  • Sirens
  • Infallible
  • Pendulum
  • Swallowed Whole
  • Sleeping By Myself
  • Let The Records Play
  • Yellow Moon

 

Marzo 2017 – PJ Headquarters, Seattle, WA
Ed Vedder: vocals, guitars; Stone Gossard – guitar; Mike McCready – guitar, piano; Jeff Ament – bass; Matt Cameron – drum kit, percussion; Dave Krusen: drums

I Pearl Jam, qualche giorno prima del loro ingresso alla Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, hanno registrato in studio le prove per lo spettacolo. Alive, registrata con il batterista originale della formazione (Dave Krusen), e Around and Around, cover di Chuck Berry, sono state poi inserite nel 10C Annual Single del 2017.

  • Alive
  • Around and Around
  • Again Today

 

Febbraio 2018 – PJ Headquarters, Seattle, WA
Ed Vedder: vocals, guitars; Stone Gossard – guitar; Mike McCready – guitar, piano; Jeff Ament – bass; Matt Cameron – drum kit, percussion

I Pearl Jam hanno registrato alcune tracce – che non hanno completato – per l’undicesimo disco in studio della band. L’unica canzone finita è stata Can’t Deny Me, pubblicata prima tramite il Ten Club e poi ufficialmente in streaming e download a pagamento. La traccia, musica di Mike McCready, testo di Eddie Vedder, dovrebbe essere inserita nel prossimo album in studio della band che dovrebbe essere pubblicato entro la fine del 2019.

  • Can’t Deny Me