"Amongst the Waves" is a song by the American rock band Pearl Jam. Featuring music written by guitarist Stone Gossard and lyrics written by vocalist Eddie Vedder, "Amongst the Waves" was released on June 21, 2010 as the third single from the band's ninth studio album, Backspacer (2009). It was released on May 17, 2010 to radio. The song reached number seventeen on the BillboardAlternative Songs chart. A music video for the track was released in June 2010.