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Pearl Jam’s Jeff Ament teams up with Blink-182 & Pixies to benefit skate park initiative

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Pearl Jam bassist Jeff Ament has teamed up with Blink-182 and Pixies to help support his Montana Pool Service organization, which builds skate parks across his home state.

Both the “All the Small Things” outfit and the “Where Is My Mind?” rockers have contributed signature skateboard decks, which will help fund the creation of two more parks set to be built in 2023.

The decks go on sale Tuesday at noon ET.

Since 2000, Ament and MPS have built over 30 skate parks for Montana’s rural and native communities.

“Thanks to MPS, there is a new generation of rippers out there creating their own scene and style — an opportunity to express themselves in a unique way that would otherwise not be possible,” Ament says.

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