Pearl Jam Postpone North American Tour Due to Coronavirus


The first leg of Pearl Jam’s planned 2020 tour behind their new album Gigaton has been postponed. The band released a statement citing recent public health concerns surrounding the coronavirus outbreak. Their planned European tour dates are still on. Read their full statement below. Pitchfork has reached out to Pearl Jam’s representatives for more information.

Gigaton is out March 27. Pearl Jam’s North American tour dates were scheduled to begin on March 18 in Toronto.

Pearl Jam:

03-18 Toronto, Ontario - Scotiabank Arena 03-20 Ottawa, Ontario - Canadian Tire Centre 03-22 Quebec City, Quebec - Videotron Centre 03-24 Hamilton, Ontario - FirstOntario Centre 03-28 Baltimore, MD - Royal Farms Arena 03-30 New York, NY - Madison Square Garden 04-02 Nashville, TN - Bridgestone Arena 04-04 St. Louis, MO - Enterprise Center 04-06 Oklahoma City, OK - Chesapeake Energy Arena 04-09 Denver, CO - Pepsi Center 04-11 Phoenix, AZ - Gila River Arena 04-13 San Diego, CA - Viejas Arena 04-15 Los Angeles, CA - The Forum 04-16 Los Angeles, CA - The Forum 04-18 Oakland, CA - Oakland Arena

04-19 Oakland, CA - Oakland Arena

06-23 Frankfurt, Gemany - Festhalle @ 06-25 Berlin, Germany - Waldbühne @ 06-27 Stockholm, Sweden - Lollapalooza Stockholm 06-29 Copenhagen, Denmark - Royal Arena @ 07-02 Werchter, Belgium - Rock Werchter 07-05 Imola, Italy - Autodromo Internazionale Enzo e Dino Ferrari & 07-07 Vienna, Austria - Wiener Stadthalle % 07-10 London, England - Hyde Park 07-13 Krakow, Poland - Tauron Arena % 07-15 Budapest, Hungary - Budapest Arena % 07-17 Zurich, Switzerland - Hallenstadion % 07-19 Paris, France - Lollapalooza Paris 07-22 Amsterdam, Netherlands - Ziggo Dome %

07-23 Amsterdam, Netherlands - Ziggo Dome

@ with IDLES & with Pixies

% with White Reaper