Thursday, September 26, 2013

Lightning Bolt A Short film by Danny Clinch

Check out the short film by Danny Clinch... Looks like we get a glimpse of Lighting Bolt and Getaway videos... all in same vain as the previous two from Pearl Jam's latest record... Enjoy!

Watch "Lightning Bolt, A Short Film by Danny Clinch - Pearl Jam" on YouTube

UPDATE: Pearl Jam to play Late Night with David Letterman... or maybe not?

Looks like during their East Coast swing on their 1st leg of their US tour, Pearl jam will make a stop at The Ed Sullivan Theater to play on Late night with David Letterman on Tuesday, October 8th. Set your Tivos and DVRs... This should be good.

UPDATE: Looking like Pearl Jam WILL NOT be playing Letterman on the Oct. 8th... Stay Tuned!

Thursday, September 12, 2013

GTC Podcast Fan Intros and GTC Hotline number

Hey Guys:

I need to ask for a favor... need some help building my archive of GTC IDs that I use at the  beginning of each show.... that's where you come in...

Call 361-288-GTC5 (4825) and/or (Skype-giventocast) leave a message with a GTC ID tag. Something like this...

"Hi, I'm ______________ from______________  and you are listening to GIVEN TO CAST"

You can change it up if you want but try and keep it under 10 seconds. I will be selecting a new ID tag for each of the upcoming episodes.... Thanks

P.S.: I may throw in a PJ related prize for best one... nothing big... just a token of appreciation....

Thursday, July 25, 2013

Given To Cast Episode 07-26-2013

Hey Guys:

The latest podcast is up with all the new music from Wrigley show and the two demos that were leaked this week. Also, we are joined by show contributor, Joe Little of Come To The Porch dot net with his review of the show and events prior to the concert. Enjoy!


Sunday, July 21, 2013

UPDATE: Podcast deleyed....New Podcast this still week...

    Brian Cassella / Chicago Tribune, July 19, 2013

UPDATE: Podcast out by Friday... Sorry!

Hey guys,

Just wanted to let you to know I am working on the latest podcast and it should be an awesome one. Lots of music, including songs from Chicago and London shows... Reviews of the whole Wrigley experience including PreParty and Post Party... Should be up by Wednesday... Stay Tuned!!

Friday, July 12, 2013

Given To Cast - Episode 07-12-2013

 Hey Guys:

Here's our latest episode of the podcast. I hope you enjoy.

Show Notes:
The Week in Review
Song of the Week: NEW SONG "Mind Your Manners"
Live Rarities: "Without You" Eddie Vedder
Between the Songs: Ed talking at an Obama Fundraiser w/ Pres. Obama
Interview with a Fan: Joe Little of Come To The Porch dot net
Extra song: My Wave by Soundgarden Live from Austin, TX 5-25-13

Thursday, July 11, 2013

Mind Your Manners (Official Audio) - Pearl Jam

Lightning Bolt is due to be released on October 15. Listen to the new single, "Mind Your Manners" below or on the podcast out tomorrow

Monday, July 08, 2013

Pearl Jam North American Tour dates


Tickets on sale Saturday, July 27

Pearl Jam announced today that they will embark on a two-leg, twenty-four date North American tour this fall. Leg one kicks-off in Pittsburgh on October 11 and wraps in New Orleans with the band's previously announced headlining performance at Voodoo Music + Arts Experience during the weekend of November 1. The second leg of the tour commences in Dallas on November 15 and closes in the band’s hometown of Seattle on December 6.

Public tickets for Pearl Jam's North American dates go on-sale Saturday, July 27 at 10:00 AMlocal time. Specific ticket on-sale times and locations will be announced in local markets. Tickets for Voodoo Music + Arts Experience are on sale now at

A special ticket pre-sale drawing for current Pearl Jam Ten Club members (as of July 7, 2013) begins today. Visit for full details.

Watch Pearl Jam's tour announcement video at Follow the latest with #PearlJam2013.

Pearl Jam’s North American tour dates are as follows:

DATE                                     CITY                                                       VENUE

Oct-11                                   Pittsburgh, PA                                   Consol Energy Center

Oct-12                                   Buffalo, NY                                         First Niagara Center

Oct-15                                   Worcester, MA                                 DCU Center

Oct-18                                   Brooklyn, NY                                      Barclays Center

Oct-19                                   Brooklyn, NY                                      Barclays Center

Oct-21                                   Philadelphia, PA                               Wells Fargo Center

Oct-22                                   Philadelphia, PA                               Wells Fargo Center

Oct-25                                   Hartford, CT                                       XL Center

Oct-27                                   Baltimore, MD                                   1st Mariner Arena

Oct-29                                   Charlottesville, VA                           John Paul Jones Arena

Oct-30                                   Charlotte, NC                                     Time Warner Cable Arena

Nov-1-3*                             New Orleans, LA                                      Voodoo Music + Arts Experience

Nov-15                                 Dallas, TX                                            American Airlines Arena

Nov-16                                 Oklahoma City, OK                          Chesapeake Energy Arena

Nov-19                                 Phoenix, AZ                               Arena

Nov-21                                 San Diego, CA                                    Viejas Arena

Nov-23                                 Los Angeles, CA                                Sports Arena

Nov-24                                 Los Angeles, CA                                Sports Arena

Nov-26                                 Oakland, CA                                       Oracle Arena

Nov-29                                 Portland, OR                                      Rose Garden Arena

Nov-30                                 Spokane, WA                                     Spokane Arena

Dec-2                                    Calgary, AB                                         Scotiabank Saddledome

Dec-4                                    Vancouver, BC                                  Rogers Arena

Dec-6                                    Seattle, WA                                        Key Arena

* Pearl Jam's specific performance date will be announced by Voodoo Music + Arts Experience over the coming months.

Pearl Jam's North American tour dates are in addition to the band's previously announced sold out concerts in London, Ontario (July 16) and Chicago, IL (July 19) as well as the band's headlining performance at Voodoo Music + Arts Experience in New Orleans (November 1-3) A full list of dates is available at

Sunday, April 07, 2013