Pearl Jam announce Manchester date

tickets on sale next Friday 16th December

news: Thursday 8th December 2011

Grunge legends Pearl Jam have announced today that they will kick off their European tour with a show in Manchester at the MEN Arena, as well as headlining the Saturday night at the Isle of Wight Festival and playing six of their own shows across Europe.

Los Angeles punk rockers X will serve as the support act for all of the band's headlining shows. A special ticket pre-sale for Pearl Jam's non-festival shows will take place for eligible members of the band's Ten Club beginning Tuesday 13th December at 5pm.

This year Pearl Jam have been celebrating their 20-year anniversary with a destination weekend in Alpine Valley, WI and toured Canada, South America, Central America, and Mexico. Pearl Jam also released the Cameron Croew directed film Pearl Jam Twenty along with an accompanying book and soundtrack as part of the 20th anniversary celebration.

Pearl Jam's European tour dates are as follows:

Wed 20 June MEN Arena, Manchester
Sat 23 June Isle of Wight Festival, Isle of Wight
Tue 26 June Ziggo Dome, Amsterdam, Holland
Fri 29 June Rock Werchter Festival, Belgium
Sat 30 June Main Square Festival, France
Wed 04 July 02 Arena, Berlin, Germany
Sat 07 July Ericsson Globe Arena, Stockholm, Sweden
Mon 09 July Spektrum, Oslo, Norway
Tue 10 July The Forum Copenhagen, Denmark

Tickets for the Manchester date will go on general sale at 9am on Friday 16th December, and eGigs will have links to buy them then.

article by: Scott Williams

published: 08/12/2011 14:55


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