Eddie Vedder & co embark on their first British jaunt for seven years...

Pearl Jam have announced their first UK headline tour since 1993.

The dates are set to coincide with the release of Pearl Jam’s as-yet-untitled seventh album, due out in May on Epic.

Pearl Jam’s last visit to the UK was in 1997, when they played only two London shows and this return visit marks the first time the band have played Wales as the band insisted they wanted to play every country in the British Isles.

The dates are: London Wembley Arena (May 29), Dublin The Point (June 1), Glasgow SECC (3), Manchester Evening News Arena (4) and Cardiff Arena (6).

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