Jeff Ament Attacked Outside Studio
Thu, 14 May 2009 10:42:44
Three men with knives assaulted Jeff Ament and a Pearl Jam employee outside Southern Tracks Recording studios in Atlanta on April 27. According to a police report, the thieves smashed the windows of a rented jeep and stole a BlackBerry, $3,000 in cash and $4,320 in other goods. The bassist suffered a head laceration after being chased and knocked to the ground in an incident that was captured on camera. While no arrests have been made as of yet, the assailants were spotted escaping in a black Nissan Maxima.
—The ARTISTdirect Staff