UK Radio Broadcast of London Show

by Kathy Davis on September 29, 2009

This just in from the interwebs:

Digital radio station Absolute Classic Rock has been given the exclusive worldwide rights to broadcast Pearl Jam’s August gig at the O2 arena in London.   The show will be played in full on the station this Friday (October 2) from 7pm as part of Pearl Jam week on Absolute Classic Rock. 

The gig will be part of the station’s first anniversary celebrations, marking a year since it re-branded from Virgin Radio Classic Rock.  Pearl Jam week also includes Pearl Jam double plays at midday and 4pm with Russ Williams and Leona Graham, while the station has been playing tracks from the band’s latest album Backspacer.

Announcement from the station’s website says:

It’s not just Absolute Radio’s birthday, it’s our birthday too, and we’re celebrating it on with a world exclusive. You can hear Pearl Jam’s amazing performance at the O2, in full with no interruptions. Tune in on Friday 2 October at 7pm.

You can listen to Absolute Classic Rock on your computer via many Media Player formats (Windows, Real, I-Tunes) –  find out how here.  To find out what time 7 pm Friday October 2 London time  is  on your local clock, go to the Time Zone Converter here.


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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