Dark Matter by Pearl Jam is out!

Dark Matter is the latest album by Pearl Jam, their twelfth one to be exact. It came out just today, on April 19, 2024.

While individual songwriting credits haven’t been revealed yet, we can glean some insights into Dark Matter’s creation process.

The news surrounding the album highlights the band’s collaborative spirit. They retreated to a studio in Malibu and focused on jamming together, with producer Andrew Watt at the helm. This approach suggests a strong emphasis on collective energy and interplay, where each member’s contributions would be woven into the final product.

On the touring front, Pearl Jam is currently on the road for their Dark Matter World Tour. The tour kicked off today and spans across North America, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand. They’ll be playing a mix of arenas and outdoor venues, with special guests varying depending on the leg of the tour.

For die-hard fans, this tour promises a chance to experience the new material live alongside Pearl Jam’s extensive catalog of classics.