Red Mosquito

Songfacts®:

  • This is song is about Eddie Vedder's illness during the band's Vitalogy tour. Vedder got very sick, probably from food poisoning, and Pearl Jam had to cancel some shows. At a show in San Francisco on June 24, 1995, Vedder had to leave the stage and Neil Young came on to play. >>
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    Saint - New Orleans, LA

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