I think at that point we were aspiring to be a Led Zeppelin kind of a band where you could pick up your acoustic instruments or you could go out and rock or you could play a country song. I love all those bands we got mentioned with, but it never felt like we fit into that group very well. So the fact that they're still saying, 'The band that survived grunge' is kind of funny.Jeff Ament
"Jeffrey Allen Ament" is an American musician and songwriter who serves as the bassist for the American rock band Pearl Jam. Along with Stone Gossard, Mike McCready, and Eddie Vedder, he is one of the founding members of Pearl Jam. Ament is also known for his work prior to Pearl Jam with the 1980s Seattle-based Grunge/grunge rock bands Green River (band)/Green River and Mother Love Bone, and is particularly notable for his work with the Fretless guitar/fretless bass, Double bass/upright bass, and twelve-string bass guitar. Ament is also a member of the bands Three Fish, Tres Mts., and RNDM. In 2008, Ament released his first solo album, Tone (Jeff Ament album)/Tone. A second solo album, While My Heart Beats, followed in 2012.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous musicians! More Jeff Ament on Wikipedia.