Although Pearl Jam’s “Twenty” and Tori Amos’s “Night Of Hunters” aren’t out until for another week, you can stream both of them starting today.
Hear all 29 tracks on Pearl Jam’s two-disc career retrospective on rollingstone.com. The collection includes live recordings, demos and previously unreleased material mean to shed light on the band’s creative process. It is a companion to the same-named documentary by Cameron Crowe that chronicles the groups first two decades. The doc premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival on Sept. 10
Amos’s “Night Of Hunters,” streaming on npr.org, is a concept album based on compositions by such composers as Chopin, Schubert and Bach, which Amos has amended and formed to tell a story of a woman’s journey through a relationship and then on her own. (Amos fans, of course, understand that it’s never that simple in her world and that this project brings in shapeshifters, poets, and the like, according to NPR.
We'll have reviews of both projects closer to release time, but in the meantime, enjoy and tell us your thoughts.