Contact Us

Former Pearl Jam Management Executive Pleads Guilty to Stealing From Band

Pearl Jam
Pearl Jam: Publicity Still

Back in June of this year, we reported on the case of Ricky Charles Goodrich, an executive at Pearl Jam‘s former management company who was charged with stealing $380,000 from the band over a four-year period. Now, Goodrich has pleaded guilty to 6 counts associated with those charges. reports that Goodrich has pleaded guilty to 6 of the 33 charges levied against him in June. He was the CFO at Curtis Management, which claimed a total loss of $566,000 when factoring in the investigative costs. Goodrich was fired from the company in 2010 after Curtis Management learned he was using the band’s credit cards for personal items and transferring money into his personal accounts to pay off personal debts.

Goodrich will be sentenced in February, and prosecutors are expected to seek a 6-month prison term if Goodrich pays off the full amount of money that he stole. If he doesn’t come up with the money, prosecutors are going to ask for a 14-month sentence.

10 Best Pearl Jam Videos

Recommended For You

Around the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for Loudwire quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!