Eddie Vedder Reveals Rock Legend’s Tragic Goodbye


Eddie Vedder discussed being with Johnny Ramone as he died from cancer in 2004 at Pearl Jam’s Bridgestone Arena show in Nashville, TN.

Setlist and recap via Ten Club board:
01. Nothingman
02. Buckle Up
03. Black
04. Present Tense
05. Last Exit
06. All Night
07. Who Ever Said (13 second tag of I Can’t Get No Satisfaction-Jagger, Richards)
{18 years ago yesterday we lost Johnny Ramone. Ed there with his infant daughter starting her life and Johnny at the end of his. “You don’t have to teach me this lesson. I know it already.”}
08. Corduroy
09. Rats {sings line “Ben the two of us need look no more at outro from Ben-(Black, Sharf)
10. Wishlist (Waiting On A Friend-Jagger, Richards 30 second tag)
11. Even Flow
12. Dance Of The Clairvoyants
{Dedicated to Third Man Records and Easy Street Records}
13. Spin The Black Circle
{Ed points out some young kids in the audience as well as a number of friends. May you all live forever}
14. Immortality
(They perform this song for the people of Ukraine)
15. River Cross
16. Better Man/Save It For Later-(Charley, Cox, Morton, Steele, Wakeling) 2:30 long
17. Porch

Encore Break

18. Last Kiss-(Cochran) To the back of the arena
19. Go
(Request from a person at their 185th show)
20. Smile
21. Given To Fly
22. Alive (Mike plays a 1958 Gibson Flying V he borrowed from Gibson)
23. Yellow Ledbetter