Pearl Jam announce the release of new album

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Pearl Jam have announced the release of their new album Gigaton. The grunge band from Seattle has revealed that their upcoming eleventh album will come out on March 27th.

Seven years have passed since Pearl Jam released their tenth studio album Lightning Bolt. Now the band have confirmed their upcoming release on March 27th, while a single from the album “Dance of the Clairvoyants” will be released in the coming weeks. Moreover, the band also announced 16-date North American tour in March and April to promote the album. 

Earlier, the band confirmed their return to Europe this summer. Pearl Jam will perform at three European festivals in 2020 including Rock Werchter, Lollapalooza Paris and Lollapalooza Stockholm.

You can see the full announcement below:

Pearl Jam

Pearl Jam are an American rock/grunge band from Seattle, formed in 1990. The band released their debut album Ten in 1991. It became a breakthrough success for the band, selling more than 10 million copies. The record is considered one of the most influential albums of the 90s. After that, the band released nine more albums. They are often referred to as one of the greatest rock bands of their generation.

Pearl Jam have been nominated for numerous awards throughout the years, including 15 Grammy Awards. In 2017, the band was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Most notably, the band has been known for very energetic live shows. Eddie Vedder’s powerful baritone vocals and on-stage performances place him among the best rock frontmen of all time.

For more information you can visit the band’s official website.

Athanasios Kouklas
Molecular Biology student, currently living in Switzerland! From Thessaloniki, Greece. Travel, music and festival enthusiast. Been to Pinkpop, Rock Werchter, Rock am Ring, Southside and numerous concerts of all kinds in Europe. Favourite bands include: Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band, Rammstein, Foo Fighters, Motörhead and The Rolling Stones..