When I’m in a time of transition and lacking clarity I listen to Pearl Jam – Yellow Ledbetter. I have no idea what the actual lyrics are to the song. Heck I don’t think anyone does, maybe even Eddie. But there lays the beauty of it..
“A riff loosely based on something I had during the Ten sessions. I thought it was pretty. Eddie started making up words on the spot and we kept them. I still don’t know what it’s about and I don’t want to! I love it. Fans like it too!” -Lead guitarist Mike McCready
So in moment s of, well, uncertainty I listen to the song. Sometimes on repeat. At some point I just hear what I want to hear. Some people need silence to hear what their heart or that little voice inside is saying. I need Yellow Ledbetter….
3 thoughts on “Yellow Ledbetter – Pearl Jam”
Yeah, I can relate!!!
Like moving from there to here can be sooooo EVENTFUL 🙂
Take your time 🙂
Have you heard Guaranteed by Eddie? So beautiful. I think you will like it
Yes! Another great one, so many his lyrics resonate with me it’s crazy.