Jeff Ament Thinks This Music Rocks!

by Kathy Davis on January 11, 2011

Seattle’s Easy Street Records offered up this Best Of 2010 list on their blog,  compiled by none other than bass expert and fellow music fan, Pearl Jam’s Jeff Ament! Before you immerse yourself in Live On Ten Legs, why not check out some of Jeff’s picks of gems from the past year; his broad taste inspires!

Midlake - Courage of Others

Neil Young - Le Noise

Off! - The First Four EPs

Antony & The Johnsons - Swan Lights

Black Mountain - Wilderness Heart

Grinderman - II

LCD Soundsystem - This Is Happening

Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy (reluctantly, but it’s that good)

Tom McRae - Alphabet of Hurricanes

Sufjan Stevens - Age of Adz

As you may know, Easy Street Records is Seattle’s premiere independent record store – they have an awesome blog, fabulous store and wonderful instore live music and events.  Their website is keen, and their blog is fun and informative. Check it, yo!


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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