Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Confirms Pearl Jam-Themed Week
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon will host a week of Pearl Jam related performances October 21-25. The celebration, which takes place a few days after the release of Pearl Jam’s new album Lightning Bolt, will feature two performances by the band itself, as well as other special guests.
On Monday, October 21, Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell will perform “Footsteps” with the Avett Brothers, while Fleet Foxes’ Robin Pecknold will do a rendition of “Corduroy” on Tuesday, October 22. On Wednesday, October 23, Dierks Bentley will join The Roots and Pearl Jam for a “one-of-a-kind performance.” Pearl Jam will then close out the week on October 24 and 25 with their only televised sets in support of the new album.
In related news, Pearl Jam just revealed that they will be “scoring” the World Series telecasts.