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Pearl Jam: 'You, My Son, Are Weird!'

Mat Snow, Q, November 1993

They’ve a singer, Eddie Vedder, who makes Lou Reed look like a happy-go-lucky bloke; they’re vilified in the press and manically suspicious of The Biz. Yet Seattle’s Pearl Jam have happened, big time, their debut LP outselling Nirvana’s Nevermind and sweeping the recent MTV awards. Mat Snow approaches with caution. Good move, as it turns out.

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