Watch Pearl Jam tackle “Rockin’ in the Free World”

The Seattle band join forces with Chad Smith and Josh Klinghoffer of Red Hot Chili Peppers to take on Neil Young’s classic tune.

“Rockin’ in the Free World” has been a fixture on Pearl Jam’s setlists for years now. But not quite like this: At a show in Rio de Janeiro earlier this week, the grunge band enlisted Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Chad Smith and Josh Klinghoffer to play on the protest anthem.

The fan-recorded video of the performance—scroll below to see it—is as raw, noisy and amateur as you’d expect. Yet watching the impromptu superband tear up the stage with one of the most iconic songs of the 20th century is a sight to behold. So too is seeing Eddie Vedder douse himself in red wine as the tune approaches its climax.

Watch a video of the performance here, or skip ahead to 3:55 for Vedder’s vino bath:

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