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Pearl Jam debut new song 'River Cross' during Super Bowl advert

Pearl Jam have debuted their new song, ‘River Cross’, during a new Super Bowl advert.

The song, which is the latest offering from Pearl Jam’s upcoming album Gigaton, soundtracked a 60-second clip called ‘The Amazing Things 5G Won’t Do’ in a high profile advertisement which premiered during the Super Bowl.

Gigaton, Pearl Jam’s first new LP in seven years, arrives as the band’s 11th studio album and has been met with rapture after such a long hiatus. To add to the fans’ excitement the legends also revealed they will support the new album with a North American and European tour.

The follow-up to 2013’s Lightning Bolt the album will arrive on March 27th via Monkeywrench Records/Republic Records. Guitarist Mike McCready said of the album: “Making this record was a long journey. It was emotionally dark and confusing at times, but also an exciting and experimental road map to musical redemption.”

McCready continues: “Collaborating with my bandmates on Gigaton ultimately gave me greater love, awareness and knowledge of the need for human connection in these times.”

See the latest offering, below.