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Tuesday, February 20, 2001 at 1:00am

Official Pearl Jam concert bootlegs include Nashville date

In an unprecedented move last September, Pearl Jam released 25 double live CDs from their 2000 European tour. The band took this step in an effort to offer an alternative to fans who were purchasing low-quality bootlegs from the tour. Within a week of their release, five of the CDs entered the Billboard magazine Top 200 chart, marking not only the first time that five recordings by the same artist had debuted on the chart, but the first time any artist had had more than one live album on the chart. Now the band has released another round of official bootlegs, this time from their 2000 U.S. tour. The 23 CDs include their Aug. 17 appearance in Nashville and their Aug. 15 show in Memphis. The Nashville disc features the entire show

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