Escape with Pearl Jam’s ‘Small Stage Series’ Show, Plus Bootlegs and Archival Content

The exclusive concert marked the first time that Pearl Jam has performed at the iconic theater.

Jackie Kolgraf
September 12, 2022

Pearl Jam performed at the historic Apollo Theater in a special invitation-only concert as part of SiriusXM’s Small Stage Series on September 10. The exclusive concert marked the first time that Pearl Jam performed at the iconic theater and was the first U.S. date of the band’s fall tour. Listen to the full performance on the SXM App now.

The show was originally planned around the release of the group’s critically acclaimed chart-topping eleventh full-length, Gigaton, released in 2020. In celebration of the album and subsequent tour, the band has released the revamped Gigaton (Tour Edition). It features 11 live songs recorded during the band’s triumphant return to the road in 2021.

Click here to stream Pearl Jam Radio on SiriusXM

The concert aired live nationwide on the band’s exclusive SiriusXM channel, Pearl Jam Radio (Ch. 22), where you can also hear Gigaton (Tour Edition) and bootleg audio from the band’s North American tour stops. Plus, find exclusive archival content on the SXM App.

Listen to the Small Stage Series Show

Concert Replays on Pearl Jam Radio:

September 11 at 5pm

September 12 at 11am

September 13 at 12am and 6pm

September 14 at 7am

September 15 at 9am and 7pm

September 16 at 2pm

September 17 at 8am and 7pm

September 18 at 2pm

On the SXM App:

Listen on the SXM App

Bootleg Schedule

Pearl Jam Radio (Ch. 22) will be broadcasting the bootlegs from the band’s North America tour stops. All shows premiere at 6pm ET and replay at 9pm ET.

September 20 – Quebec City, QB (from September 1)

September 23 – Ottawa, ON (from September 3)

September 27 – Hamilton, ON (from September 6)

September 30 – Toronto, ON (from September 8)

October 4 – New York, NY – The Apollo (from September 10)

October 7 – New York, NY – Madison Square Garden (from September 11)

October 11 – Camden, NJ (from September 14)

October 14 – Nashville, TN (from September 16)

October 18 – Louisville, KY (from September 17)

October 21 – St. Louis, MO (from September 18)

October 25 – Oklahoma City, OK (from September 20)

October 28 – Denver, CO (from September 22)

Archival Content on the SXM App

Exclusive archival content from the band will be available for a limited time on the SXM App starting September 13, including:

  • The Ten 30th anniversary track-by-track with Mike McCready, Stone Gossard and Cameron Crowe
  • The Vs. 25th anniversary track-by-track with Eddie Vedder, Jeff Ament, Brendan O’Brien and Stone Gossard
  • The No Code 25th anniversary track-by-track with Jeff Ament and David Fricke
  • The Eddie Vedder Show
  • Stone Gossard’s dream Pearl Jam Setlist
  • Tech Talk with Mike McCready and Pearl Jam equipment manager George Webb
  • Jeff Ament’s Rock Hall Radio show
  • The Road Crew round table
  • Producer Brendan O’Brien’s Guest DJ set
  • The top three Pearl Jam concerts of all time, as chosen by a 2021 listener poll, in their entirety
    • Seattle, WA – Safeco Field – August 10, 2018
    • Philadelphia, PA – The Spectrum – October 31, 2009
    • Chicago, IL – Wrigley Field – August 20, 2016

About Pearl Jam

Pearl Jam roared back on the stage last year and performed music from Gigaton for the first time during a string of unforgettable shows. Now, the (Tour Edition) consists of energetic and emotionally-charged renditions of new favorites, including “Dance Of The Clairvoyants,” “Superblood Wolfmoon,” “Retrograde,” and more. Upon arrival, Gigaton bowed at No. 1 on the Billboard Top Rock Albums Chart and the Top 10 of the Billboard Top 200. Learn more about Pearl Jam.

Additionally, the band has just released a video for the Gigaton track “Quick Escape.” The video was directed by famed director Samuel Bayer (Nirvana, The Rolling Stones, David Bowie) and features Bayer’s son Ziggy as well as stunts by famed stuntman Eddie Braun.

SiriusXM has had a long-standing relationship with Pearl Jam, having created a full-time music channel with the band, Pearl Jam Radio, in 2010, which features archival concerts throughout the band’s 30-year career, rarities, unreleased material from the band’s personal music library and music from the band’s side projects, including solo and pre-Pearl Jam music.

Related: Look back at Def Leppard’s epic Small Stage Series performance

About the Apollo Theater

The legendary Apollo Theater — the soul of American culture — plays a vital role in cultivating emerging artists and launching legends. Since its founding the Apollo has served as a center of innovation and a creative catalyst for Harlem, the city of New York, and the world. Learn more about the Apollo Theater.

About Small Stage Series

SiriusXM’s Small Stage Series features performances with premier artists spanning music genres and styles, and comedy, and held in small iconic venues. SiriusXM launched its Small Stage Series in August 2021 and to date has announced performances by 2 Chainz, Alicia Keys, Avril Lavigne, Brandi Carlile, Coldplay, Dave Matthews, Def Leppard, Ed Sheeran, Glass Animals, The Go-Go’s, H.E.R., J Balvin, J. Cole, Jason Aldean, John Mayer, John Mulaney, Kane Brown, Kenny Chesney, Måneskin, Michael Che, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, Old Dominion, Shaggy and Twenty One Pilots.