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Pearl Jam – Given To Fly

Pearl Jam – Given To Fly

  He could’ve tuned in, tuned in But he tuned out A bad time, nothing could save him Alone in a corridor, waiting, locked out He got up outta there, ran for hundreds of miles He made it to the ocean, had a smoke in a tree The wind rose up, set him down on […]

Pearl Jam – Tremor Christ

Pearl Jam – Tremor Christ

  winded is the sailor…drifting by the storm… wounded is the organ he left all…bloodied on the shore… gorgeous was his savior, sees her…drowning in his wake… daily taste the salt of her tears, but…a chance blamed fate… little secrets, tremors…turned to quake… the smallest oceans still get…big, big waves… ransom paid the devil…he whispers […]

Pearl Jam – Why Go

Pearl Jam – Why Go

  She scratches a letter Into a wall made of stone Maybe someday Another child Won’t feel as alone as she does It’s been two years And counting Since they put her in this place She’s been diagnosed By some stupid fuck And mommy agrees Why go home? Why go home? Why go home… She […]

Pearl Jam – Yellow Ledbetter

Pearl Jam – Yellow Ledbetter

  Unsealed on a porch a letter sat. Then you said, „I wanna leave it again.“ Once I saw her on a beach of weathered sand. And on the sand I wanna leave it again. Yeah. On a weekend I wanna wish it all away, yeah. And they called and I said that „I want […]

Pearl Jam – Daughter

Pearl Jam – Daughter

  you guys ready… alone… listless… breakfast table in an otherwise empty room young girl… violins… center of her own attention mother reads aloud, child tries to understand it tries to make her proud the shades go down, it’s in her head painted room… can’t deny there’s something wrong… don’t call me daughter, not fit […]

Pearl Jam – Better Man

Pearl Jam – Better Man

  Waitin’, watchin’ the clock, it’s four o’clock, it’s got to stop Tell him, take no more, she practices her speech As he opens the door, she rolls over… Pretends to sleep as he looks her over She lies and says she’s in love with him, can’t find a better man… She dreams in color, […]

Pearl Jam – World Wide Suicide

Pearl Jam – World Wide Suicide

  I felt the earth on Monday. It moved beneath my feet. In the form of a morning paper. Laid out for me to see. Saw his face in a corner picture. I recognized the name. Could not stop staring at the. Face I’d never see again. It’s a shame to awake in a world […]

Pearl Jam – Elderly woman behind the counter in a small town

Pearl Jam – Elderly woman behind the counter in a small town

  i seem to recognize your face haunting, familiar, yet i can’t seem to place it cannot find the candle of thought to light your name lifetimes are catching up with me all these changes taking place, i wish i’d seen the place but no one’s ever taken me hearts and thoughts they fade, fade […]

Pearl Jam – Jeremy

Pearl Jam – Jeremy

  At home Drawing pictures Of mountain tops With him on top Lemon yellow sun Arms raised in a V And the dead lay in pools of maroon below Daddy didn’t give attention Oh, to the fact that mommy didn’t care King Jeremy The Wicked Ruled his world Jeremy spoke in class today Jeremy spoke […]

Pearl Jam – Garden

Pearl Jam – Garden

  the direction of the eye so misleading the defection of the soul nauseously quick I don’t question our existence I just question our modern needs I will walk…with my hands bound I will walk…with my face blood I will walk…with my shadow flag into your garden garden of stone after all is done we’re […]

Pearl Jam – Dissident

Pearl Jam – Dissident

  she nursed him there, over a night i wasn’t so sure she wanted him to stay what to say…what to say but soon she was down, soon he was low at a quarter past…a holy no… she had to turn around when she couldn’t hold, oh…she folded… a dissident is here escape is never, […]

Pearl Jam – Black

Pearl Jam – Black

  Hey… oooh… Sheets of empty canvas, untouched sheets of clay Were laid spread out before me as her body once did. All five horizons revolved around her soul as the earth to the sun Now the air I tasted and breathed has taken a turn Ooh, and all I taught her was everything Ooh, […]

Pearl Jam – Last Kiss

Pearl Jam – Last Kiss

  Oh where, oh where, can my baby be? The Lord took her away from me. She’s gone to heaven so I’ve got to be good, So I can see my baby when I leave this world. We were out on a date in my daddy’s car, We hadn’t driven very far. There in the […]

Pearl Jam – Even Flow

Pearl Jam – Even Flow

  Freezin’, rests his head on a pillow made of concrete, again Oh, Feelin’ maybe he’ll see a little better, set a days, ooh yeah Oh, hand out, faces that he sees time again ain’t that familiar, oh yeah Oh, dark grin, he can’t help, when he’s happy looks insane, oh yeah Even flow, thoughts […]

Pearl Jam – Alive

Pearl Jam – Alive

  Son, she said, have I got a little story for you What you thought was your daddy was nothin’ but a… While you were sittin’ home alone at age thirteen Your real daddy was dyin’, sorry you didn’t see him, but I’m glad we talked… Oh I, oh, I’m still alive Hey, I, I, […]