Pearl Jam Announce New Album "Gigaton" & 2020 North American Tour


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Pearl Jam announced Monday that they'll release their next album Gigaton on March 27. Consequence of Sound notes that Gigaton will be the group's 11th studio album and their first since dropping Lightning Bolt in 2013. It'll be put out on Pearl Jam’s own Monkeywrench Records in partnership with Republic Records. The LP's first single, “Dance of the Clairvoyants," is expected to arrive in the coming weeks. Meanwhile, the band will launch a string North American tour dates in Toronto on March 18. They'll then hit such major cities as Baltimore, New York, Nashville, St. Louis, San Diego, and L.A. before wrapping up with a two-night stand in Oakland on April 18-19. Tickets for those dates will go on sale January 24 via Ticketmaster.