Immortality.

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Immortality.

Post by incessantmace » Thu Apr 25, 2013 11:08 am

I somehow connect so deeply to this song. I can't even put my finger on why, it's sounds so... disarmed, detached, heart-felt, hypnotic, stripped-bare honest..... fuck.

I couldn't even say that it's my favorite PJ song, just that it strikes me in a way no other song of that band strikes me. I mean, can you relate?

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Re: Immortality.

Post by SKUNCHBAG » Thu Apr 25, 2013 11:32 am

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Post by johnwaynewasanazi » Thu Apr 25, 2013 11:37 am

I'm slowly getting into Pearl Jam. I've loved Ten for a while and recently got into Vs... Next I guess is Vitalogy, which I'll get soon

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Post by sadie » Thu Apr 25, 2013 11:43 am

One of my favorite Pearl Jam songs for sure.
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Post by boxcar » Thu Apr 25, 2013 12:54 pm

It's interesting they debuted the song live a few days before they found Kurt, it then changed lyrically in the studio. They just captured that feeling in the air at the time.
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Post by PJAICfan » Thu Apr 25, 2013 1:00 pm

This song is absolutely perfect feel wise
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Post by jolene » Sun Apr 28, 2013 7:28 am

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Post by KingOfTheHorseflies » Thu Aug 22, 2013 5:33 pm

Definitely a sort of spiritual striking song. Simple yet beautiful chord progression.
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Post by otherimprov » Fri Aug 23, 2013 1:34 am

I like the way how Eddie tries to define lyrically about troubled kids and finding some kind of "home" they always feel they dont fit in or cant belong
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Post by PearlGarden » Sun Sep 01, 2013 11:11 am

I feel that connection too.. I feel connection to Eddie's feelings and lyrics in lots of PJ songs. Immortality's lyrics are totally to Kurt, especially the "He saw a trapdoor in the sun" phrase. That line always makes me shed a tear for Kurt. Kurt hated being famous, so he saw that trapdoor in the sun, a way to escape the world. But still he is immortal.
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Post by incessantmace » Sun Apr 29, 2018 1:01 pm

It must be even harder now for him to perform this song with Chris being gone too :(
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Post by Jack_Armstrong » Mon Apr 30, 2018 2:23 pm

As I said, I'm not Pearl Jam's biggest fan (I only have two of their records) but Immortality is pretty good. Nice Dylan-esque folk influences. Should buy Vitalogy to be honest.

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Post by incessantmace » Thu May 03, 2018 11:27 am

It definitely ranks among their best work (which comprises their 90's catalog up until Binaural) and should definitely be in your possession!
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Post by Y2K-kyle » Sun May 06, 2018 4:16 pm

Vitalogy is my favorite album from Pearl Jam. Immortality is just a taste of the album.
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