Pearl Jam Live in London!

by Kathy Davis on August 11, 2009

The Pearl Jam Official Forum is ON IT, and thanks to user SianOfTheDead and a great network of fans relayed some amazing info and photos from the show in Shepherd’s Bush London tonight. Here is a quick re-post, more info  to be added to the Concert Chronology later:

Date: August 11th, 2009
Location: London, UK
Venue: Shepherds Bush Empire
Show Time: 8.30pm Local Time (GMT)

Relayer: Brisk. (formally I Brisk I)

Main Set: Sometimes, Interstellar into Corduroy, The Fixer, All Along The Watchtower (w/ Ronnie Wood), Why Go, Dissident, Severed Hand, Given To Fly, Low Light, Even Flow (slower tempo), Present Tense, Save you, Down, Elderly Woman, Brother, Do The Evolution, Got Some

1st encore: The End (Eddie acoustic), Inside Job, Save It For Later/Better Man tag, Alive

2nd encore: Soldier Of Love, State Of Love And Trust, The Real Me (w/ Simon Townsend), Yellow Ledbetter

Soundcheck: (Thanks for the info BeerBaron ) The Fixer, Sometimes, Rats, The End (Ed solo)

* Around 15:30 Ed popped out to meet a few fans.
* Intro music was Metamorphosis by Phillip Glass.
* Ed thanked Obama and said if it wasn’t for him they wouldn’t have been able to show their faces across American again… or maybe they could reinvent themselves as a Canadian band…
* Got Some fucked up… had to retry!
* I received a text from CHIME informing me that Mike was topless at 22:15
* Ed wiped his sweat on someone’s flag after Save It For Later/ Better Man… no idea where the flag is from!
* Before 2nd encore Ed talked about the English music influence on PJ.
* STONE TOPLESS AT 22:55!!!!

Kathy Davis ( Twitter: @CrookedArm23 )
A Bay-Area based entrepreneur, co-editor Kathy conceives and writes her share of TFT’s articles and sections. She was co-editor/co-founder of one of the first Pearl Jam fanzines "Footsteps" (1992-1997). Kathy’s first Pearl Jam show was at the Bridge School Benefit on November 1, 1992.

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