Pearl Jam's ninth studio album, Backspacer, has revitalized the band -- and they're displaying newfound energy on their current North American tour.
SPIN.com has trailed them on their trek, from the Aug. 21 opener in Toronto, onto Chicago, San Francisco, and most recently two triumphant hometown Seattle sets, collecting the best images from each show in this gallery.
Click through to browse shots of EdVed & Co. playing songs new and old -- or read reviews of their Toronto,Chicago, and Seattle shows.
Visit our sister site SPINEARTH.tv to watch superfan Zack Newman's video blog from the Pearl Jam tour.
Halfway through Ruban Nielson’s explorative third LP, Multi-Love, the bipolar “Extreme Wealth and Casual Cruelty” fractures momentarily into reverberating shards, creaking like a bridge collapsing as a murky guitar yowls in the background. Coming so soon after a silky smooth, Steely Dan-referencing guitar solo courtesy of his equally musical father Chris Nielson, it’s a tonally… More »