Pearl Jam To Release "Lightning Bolt' This Fall

Pearl Jam

Seattle rockers Pearl Jam are set to release their next album "Lightning Bolt" on October 15th, and will be the follow up to 2009's "Backspacer". The record was produced by longtime collaborator Brendan O'Brien who has also worked with big names, such as: Korn, Rage Against The Machine, and Stone Temple Pilots.

The lead single "Mind Your Manners" can be heard in a recently released video of the band announcing their new music while hard at work in the recording studio.

Along with more music, the guys have also put together an extensive North American tour to happen this fall from October to December, with some festivals along the way.

Pre-orders for "Lightning Bolt" in vinyl, digital and vinyl formats can be made via iTunes as well as Pearl Jam's official website.

Current tour dates are listed below:

  • October 11 - Pittsburgh, PA @ Consol Energy Center
  • October 12 - Buffalo, NY @ First Niagara Center
  • October 15 - Worcester, MA @ DCU Center
  • October 18 - Brooklyn, NY @ Barclays Center
  • October 19 - Brooklyn, NY @ Barclays Center
  • October 22 - Philadelphia, PA @ Wells Fargo Center
  • October 21 - Philadelphia, PA @ Wells Fargo Center
  • October 25 - Hartford, CT @ XL Center
  • October 27 - Baltimore, MD @ 1st Mariner Arena
  • October 16 - Oklahoma City, OK @ Chesapeake Energy Arena
  • October 29 - Charlottesville, VA @ John Paul Jones Arena
  • October 30 - Charlotte, NC @ Time Warner Cable Arena
  • November 1-3 - New Orleans, LA @ Voodoo Music + Arts Experience
  • November 15 - Dallas, TX @ American Airlines Arena
  • November 19 -  Phoenix, AZ @ Jobing.com Arena
  • November 21 - San Diego, CA @ Viejas Arena
  • November 23 - Los Angeles, CA @ Sports Arena
  • November 24 - Los Angeles, CA @ Sports Arena
  • November 26 - Oakland, CA @ Oracle Arena
  • November 29 - Portland, OR @ Rose Garden Arena
  • November 30 - Spokane, WA @ Spokane Arena
  • December 2 - Calgary, AB @ Scotiabank Saddledome
  • December 4 - Vancouver, BC @ Rogers Arena
  • December 6 - Seattle, WA @ Key Arena