American musician who serves as the lead guitarist for the American grunge band Pearl Jam. Along with Jeff Ament, Stone Gossard and Eddie Vedder, he is one of the founding members of Pearl Jam. McCready was also a member of the side project bands Flight to Mars, Temple of the Dog, Mad Season and The Rockfords. He is also the proprietor of HockeyTalker Records. HockeyTalker Records specializes in limited edition 7 inch singles and other vinyl.