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Pearl Jam takes Buffalo ‘to church’

Review by Joy Houle, Photos by  Jim Gilbert. Buffalo’s First Niagara Center was buzzing on October 12th for what was a rare opportunity to experience the amazing energy that is Pearl Jam. Fans were eager, despite a line of 20,000 and no…

Voice of Gen-X rings out with Lightning Bolt

Review by Michael Hallisey Twenty-two years have come and passed since the release of Pearl Jam’s Ten, eclipsing the career of former NBA point-guard Mookie Blaylock, to whose jersey number the band paid homage. But, unlike an aged athlete…