Furthermore: Nov. 1, 1993

If success can spoil an alternative rock band, then Pearl Jam has a problem. Frenzied fans bought the group's new album Vs. last week as if it were going out of stock, even though 2.3 million copies had just been shipped. Look for it on the charts next week -- at No. 1, of course.

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