Pearl Jam Perform “Can’t Deny Me” Live For The First Time

During Pearl Jam’s March 13 show at the Movistar Arena in Santiago, Chile, the band played their new song “Can’t Deny Me” live for the first time. Eddie Vedder dedicated the track to the students of Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.


Pearl Jam Confirm New Album

Pearl Jam have officially confirmed that they will be releasing their first new album in nearly five years. The effort’s first single, “Can’t Deny Me, ” was previously only available to members of their fan club, but now it is also available in all digital outlets. That track was co-produced by the group and Brendan O’Brien, and it was recorded in Seattle, WA last month. Mike McCready wrote the music, while Eddie Vedder handled the lyrics.

Pearl Jam’s Mike McCready To Be Honored At MusiCares Concert For Recovery

Pearl Jam’s Mike McCready will be honored with the Stevie Ray Vaughan Award at the 2018 MusiCares Concert For Recovery on May 10 at The Showbox in Seattle, WA. The guitarist will be recognized for his support of MusiCares and for his commitment to helping people with addiction recovery. The event will include performances by Slash (Guns N’ Roses), Duff McKagan (Guns N’ Roses), Chad Smith (Red Hot Chili Peppers), Nancy Wilson (Heart), Barrett Martin (Screaming Trees), and Mike Ness (Social Distortion), and it will end with a special performance by McCready and friends. McCready commented:

“Recovery is a journey that you take each day, and mine has been affirming from a musical standpoint and a community perspective. To be able to raise funds for MusiCares and the critical addiction recovery work they do for music people across the country all year long is humbling, and it speaks to the way we can come together to help those in need.”

Pearl Jam Announce U.S. Stadium Shows

Pearl Jam have announced some U.S. stadium shows. You can see the newly announced dates below. This news comes after they previously announced two August Seattle, WA shows, which are being put on as a way to “unite the community to help alleviate homelessness in the city of Seattle.”

Tour Dates:

08/08 Seattle, WA – Safeco Field
08/10 Seattle, WA – Safeco Field
08/13 Missoula, MT – Washington Grizzly Stadium
08/18 Chicago, IL – Wrigley Field
08/20 Chicago, IL – Wrigley Field
09/02 Boston, MA – Fenway Park
09/04 Boston, MA – Fenway Park

Pearl Jam Announce Seattle “Home Shows” To Fight Homelessness

Pearl Jam will be playing two shows at Safeco Fieldin Seattle, WA on August 8 and August 10. These “Home Shows” are being put on as a way to “unite the community to help alleviate homelessness in the city of Seattle.” The band will pledge $1 million toward local homelessness initiatives, and are challenging others to help reach their goal $10 million pledged toward addressing homelessness in 2018. Stone Gossard commented:

“Seattle is our hometown. When there are challenges here, we want to be part of the solution. It’s heartening so many organizations and individuals coming together to do the same. It’s going to take all of us.”

Pearl Jam’s 2017 Fan Club Holiday Single Featured An Apperance From Original Drummer Dave Krusen

This year Pearl Jam’s annual fan club holiday single featured a soundcheck version of “Alive” with original drummer Dave Krusen from the 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame rehearsals. The release also came with a cover of Chuck Berry’s “Around and Around” from those rehearsals as well.