PEARL JAM Performs 'Can't Deny Me' Live For First Time (Video)

PEARL JAM Performs 'Can't Deny Me' Live For First Time (Video)

PEARL JAM performed its new song "Can't Deny Me" live for the first time at the band's first show of 2018, which took place last night (Tuesday, March 13) at the Movistar Arena in Santiago, Chile.

Singer Eddie Vedder spoke to the Chilean crowd in Spanish and dedicated the track to the students of Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.

"Can't Deny Me" was released on Tuesday (March 13). The just-over-two-and-a-half-minute song was co-produced by the band and Brendan O'Brien and is set to appear on PEARL JAM's forthcoming LP. The band has yet to announce a release date for the follow-up to 2013's "Lightning Bolt". The music for the track was written by guitarist Mike McCready and lyrics by Vedder. Artwork for the single was created by bassist Jeff Ament and videographer Kevin Shuss. The song appears to take direct aim at President Donald Trump — albeit without mentioning his name.

PEARL JAM also has shows scheduled for Europe and North America in the coming months.

Story continues after advertisement

Photo credit: Danny Clinch


To comment on a BLABBERMOUTH.NET story or review, you must be logged in to an active personal account on Facebook. Once you're logged in, you will be able to comment. User comments or postings do not reflect the viewpoint of BLABBERMOUTH.NET and BLABBERMOUTH.NET does not endorse, or guarantee the accuracy of, any user comment. To report spam or any abusive, obscene, defamatory, racist, homophobic or threatening comments, or anything that may violate any applicable laws, use the "Report to Facebook" and "Mark as spam" links that appear next to the comments themselves. To do so, click the downward arrow on the top-right corner of the Facebook comment (the arrow is invisible until you roll over it) and select the appropriate action. You can also send an e-mail to blabbermouthinbox(@) with pertinent details. BLABBERMOUTH.NET reserves the right to "hide" comments that may be considered offensive, illegal or inappropriate and to "ban" users that violate the site's Terms Of Service. Hidden comments will still appear to the user and to the user's Facebook friends. If a new comment is published from a "banned" user or contains a blacklisted word, this comment will automatically have limited visibility (the "banned" user's comments will only be visible to the user and the user's Facebook friends).