Pearl Jam Uses Wam!Net For "Bootleg" CDs

Jun 20, 2003

WAM!NET, a provider of shared content management and delivery services has announced that Pearl Jam is using WAM!NET services to deliver recordings of their 2003 Riot Act World Tour concerts to mastering and replication facilities to create "bootleg" CDs that can be ordered online from and delivered to fans within seven to ten days of each performance. Not available in stores, the limited edition bootleg discs can be ordered from the Web site the day after each concert. Upon ordering, fans receive a link to download MP3 files of the show, and a fully-mastered double CD will be shipped to them. Bootleg discs are available for $12.98 to members of Pearl Jam's "Ten Club" fan club, and cost $14.98 for non-members. Pearl Jam is using WAM!NET services for their entire 2003 Riot Act World Tour which includes shows in North America, Japan and Australia.

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