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Seattle Symphony Orchestra

Friday, July 15

Benaroya Hall Events

Showbox & AEG Live present EDDIE VEDDER

S. Mark Taper Foundation Auditorium

(special guest: Glen Hansard)

In support of his forthcoming solo album, Ukulele Songs, Eddie Vedder will
embark on a month-long U.S. solo tour in June and July. Vedder's tour kicks off on June 15th at Providence's Performing Arts Center and wraps up on July 15th at Seattle’s Benaroya Hall. Special guest Glen Hansard (The Swell Season, The Frames) will join Vedder on the road. Vedder's solo album, Ukulele Songs, will be released on Tuesday, May 31st through Pearl Jam's Monkeywrench Records. Ukulele Songs is a collection of original songs and covers performed by Vedder on ukulele. The first single from the album, "Longing to Belong," is available now digitally.

Also released on May 31st is Water on the Road, a live-concert DVD directed by Brendan Canty of Fugazi and Christoph Green featuring performances from Vedder’s August 16th and 17th 2008 solo tour engagements at Washington, D.C.'s Warner Theatre. The DVD features a live performance of "You're True" from Ukulele Songs as well as a mix of Pearl Jam catalog, covers and songs from Vedder’s critically acclaimed, award-winning solo record, Into The Wild.

(Source: AEG Live)

Tickets: 1-800-982-ARTS,
NOTE: There is a 4 ticket limit per household for this event.

Onsale Date for 7/15 show: Friday, April 1 at 10am PDT
Onsale Date for 7/16 show: Friday, April 1 at 5pm PDT

Presale Info: A pre-sale for active members of Pearl Jam's Ten Club took place March 29th and 30th. For details on future Ten Club benefits and to register for Ten Club membership, visit Pearl Jam's TEN CLUB page.
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