Pearl Jam maps out European tour
Dublin, London, Berlin among cities the band will hitPearl Jam will return to Europe in the summer for headlining and festival appearances, beginning June 22 in Dublin. The group has announced seven dates so far, with four more shows to be revealed later.
In addition to Dublin, Pearl Jam will visit Belfast, Ireland; London; Berlin; Arras, France; Werchter, Belgium; and Oeiras, Portugal. Support acts have yet to be announced.
Pearl Jam will be touring in support of its new self-released album, "Backspacer," which debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200. The second single from the project, "Just Breathe," jumps 20-18 this week on Billboard's Modern Rock chart.
Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder made a surprise appearance last night at the Kennedy Center Honors, paying tribute to Bruce Springsteen.
Here are Pearl Jam's 2010 European tour dates:
June 22: Dublin (02 Arena)
June 23: Belfast, Ireland (Odyssey Arena)
June 25: London (Hard Rock Calling Hyde Park)
June 27: TBD
June 30: Berlin (Wuhlheide)
July 1: TBD
July 3: Arras, France (Main Square Festival)
July 4: Werchter, Belgium (Rock Werchter Festival)
July 6: TBD
July 9: TBD
July 10: Oeiras, Portugal (Optimus Alive Festival)