Pearl Jam have finally set the record straight about what they’ve been teasing over the past week – and it’s exactly what fans have been hoping for…

Pearl Jam will release their 11th studio album titled Gigaton on March 27th. The first single titled Dance of the Clairvoyance is expected in “the coming weeks.”

It’s PJ’s first new album since 2013’s Lightning Bolt – the longest recording gap of their career.

The band will be touring North America to promote the album, including four Canadian tour dates, to kick things off:

March 18th – Toronto, ON @ Scotiabank Arena
March 20th –  Ottawa, ON @ Canadian Tire Centre
March 22nd – Quebec City, QC @ Videotron Centre
March 24th – Hamilton, ON @ FirstOntario Centre
March 28th – Baltimore, MD @ Royal Farms Arena
March 30th – New York, NY @ Madison Square Garden
April 2nd – Nashville, TN @ Bridgestone Arena
April 4th – St. Louis, MO @ Enterprise Center
April 6th – Oklahoma City, OK @ Chesapeake Energy Arena
April 9th – Denver, CO @ Pepsi Center
April 11th – Phoenix, AZ @ Gila River Arena
April 13th – San Diego, CA @ Viejas Arena
April 15th & 16th – Los Angeles, CA @ The Forum
April 18th & 19th – Oakland, CA @ Oakland Arena


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– Jesse Tieman