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Ukulele Songs review - Eddie Vedder - Pearl Jam

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Pearl Jam, Eddie Vedder | SIR UKE Eddie Vedder dials things down on Ukulele Songs

Ukulele Songs

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Eddie Vedder
music label:
84366
genre:
Folk

We gave it a B

Twenty years after Ten made them instant grunge gods, Pearl Jam show no signs of slowing down — which is probably why frontman Eddie Vedder relished the opportunity for a breather. On the aptly titled Ukulele Songs, he dials down PJ’s arena-rock bombast to a tender voice-and-strings murmur, pairing originals such as the plaintive ”Goodbye” with moon-eyed standards like ”Dream a Little Dream.” It’s a feather-light lark from a dude known for depth. B

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