Posts tagged "chris cornell"

Chris Cornell Joins Zac Brown Band For Heavy-Headed ‘SNL’ Performance

The thunderous country-rockers and Foo Fighters collaborators in Zac Brown Band recently announced another album called Jekyll + Hyde for next month. As thi…
By: Colin Joyce / March 8, 2015

Watch Soundgarden Resurrect ‘Birth Ritual’ Live

Over the weekend, Soundgarden brought back their long-dormant track "Birth Ritual" while playing the Adelaide and Melbourne legs of Australia's Soundwave festival. Once writte…
By: Rachel Brodsky / February 23, 2015

Mad Season and Temple of the Dog Reunited With Help From a Full Orchestra

Some rock reunions can drag on forever, but whether out of respect for the circumstances or general prudence a couple of Seattle icons got…
By: Colin Joyce / January 31, 2015

Soundgarden’s Chris Cornell Starts Recording New Solo Album

Soundgarden fans, it's time to sort-of rejoice: Chris Cornell announced in a series of tweets last night that he'd just begun work an a…
By: Brennan Carley / January 16, 2015

Chris Cornell Will Front Mad Season For One-Off Reunion Show

Mike McCready and Barrett Martin, the two surviving members of the grunge group Mad Season, will play together again at a reunion concert next year…
By: James Grebey / December 15, 2014

Temple of the Dog Reunites for Stripped-Down ‘Hunger Strike’ at Bridge School Benefit

Over the course of the two-plus decades since they first collaborated as Temple of the Dog, Pearl Jam and Chris Cornell have on rare occasio…
By: Colin Joyce / October 26, 2014

Chris Cornell Digs Up Soundgarden’s Roots With Marc Maron

With Soundgarden heading into a hectic several weeks, Chris Cornell has granted an extensive interview to Marc Maron for the interviewer/comic's WTF…
By: Marc Hogan / June 2, 2014

Chris Cornell’s Way Enthused About New Temple of the Dog Album, Audioslave Not as Much

Chris Cornell showed up on Reddit today (April 8) to conduct an incredibly dull Ask Me Anything (AMA) session. The Soundgarden frontman — who…
By: Kyle McGovern / April 8, 2013

Ultramega USA: Soundgarden to Play Obama Inauguration

Chris Cornell and Soundgarden have been added to the list of artists performing at the inauguration galas celebrating the second term of President Barack…
By: Kyle McGovern / January 18, 2013

Romney Scores Kid Rock’s Support, Obama Gets the National

As we hurdle headlong toward the November presidential elections, musicians are drawing lines in the sand. A pair of nearly identical tweets from…
By: Kory Grow and Chris Martins / August 27, 2012

Download Soundgarden’s ‘Avengers’ Song ‘Live to Rise’ For Free

Remember how Soundgarden let loose their first new song in 15 years earlier this month? And then you were extremely disappointed to find all…
By: Devon Maloney / April 17, 2012

Soundgarden’s First Song in 15 Years Arrives: ‘Live to Rise’

Soundgarden's first new song in 15 years is a midtempo track about the sun with a blistering guitar solo. So, it sounds like a Soundgarde…
By: Devon Maloney / April 4, 2012

Chris Cornell, Unlikely Gay Hero, Slams Homophobe and Covers Whitney Houston

Chris Cornell had a really righteous evening yesterday. Last night in San Francisco, Blabbermouth reports that the Soundgarden/ex-Audioslave frontman played solo at a…
By: Devon Maloney / February 17, 2012

Hear the 2012 Golden Globe Nominees for Best Original Song, From Lady Gaga to Chris Cornell

Nominations for the 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards were announced this morning, and for the second year in a row, Trent Reznor and Atticus Ro…
By: SPIN Staff / December 15, 2011

Chris Cornell Looks Back on 20 Years of Soundgarden’s ‘Rusty Cage’

Perhaps more than any other song from the early '90s, Soundgarden's "Rusty Cage" is emblematic of grunge's rock-mutt DNA. It was punk spirit tempered with…
By: William Goodman / November 22, 2011

Why Chris Cornell Can’t Stop Opening His ‘Songbook’

Chris Cornell is currently touring the U.S. in support of the November 21 release of Songbook, a collection of 16 tracks recorded live during hi…
By: William Goodman / November 8, 2011

Chris Cornell Will Cover John Lennon, Led Zep on ‘Songbook’ LP

That new Soundgarden album isn't arriving just yet, but the Seattle rockers' frontman has an LP of his own on the way later this year.
By: Marc Hogan / October 24, 2011

Chris Cornell Serenades ‘Letterman,’ Acoustic-Style

In 1992, just after long-haired Seattle rockers Soundgarden had their first mainstream breakthrough with Badmotorfinger, Chris Cornell could be heard sweetly crooning a delicate acoustic…
By: Marc Hogan / September 23, 2011

Chris Cornell Covers Pearl Jam’s “Better Man” Live

On his solo acoustic tour, Chris Cornell has been performing stripped-back versions of songs from Soundgarden's 25-year catalog. But at a gig in Edmonton, Canada,…
By: Kevin O'Donnell / April 28, 2011
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