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Chris Cornell’s Audioslave Bandmates Gave a Poignant Tribute in Concert Last Night

At a show in Berlin last night, the instrumentalists of Prophets of Rage performed "Like A Stone," their biggest hit as Audioslave, the supergroup formed after…
Andy Cush / June 8, 2017

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Chris Cornell’s Daughter Toni Covers Temple of the Dog’s ‘Hunger Strike’

Toni Cornell, the daughter of the late singer Chris Cornell, performed an acoustic cover of the Temple of the Dog's 1991 grunge ballad "Hunger Strike."
Emily Tan / April 20, 2020

Chris Cornell Wins Posthumous Grammy Award for Best Recording Package

Chris Cornell sadly passed away in May 2017, but the Soundgarden and Audioslave vocalist lives on tonight (Sunday, January 26) at the 62nd Annual…
Rob Arcand / January 26, 2020

Vicky Cornell Sues Soundgarden Over Allegedly Unpaid Royalties, Unreleased Recordings

The relationship between Vicky Cornell and the surviving members of Soundgarden has taken an acrimonious legal turn. In a new lawsuit, first reported by TMZ, Chris…
Maggie Serota / December 9, 2019

Tom Morello Plays Rage Against the Machine, Pays Tribute to Chris Cornell at Seattle Concert

Tom Morello played Rage Against the Machine's "Killing in the Name" as part of the encore for his show at Seattle's Neptune Theatre on Wednesday, November 6. After inviting…
Will Gottsegen / November 7, 2019

Soundgarden’s Kim Thayil: It Would Be “Ridiculous” If We Don’t Get to Finish Our Last Album With Chris Cornell

Soundgarden's Kim Thayil appeared on the SiriusXM show Trunk Nation recently and discussed the Chris Cornell vocal demos that are still in limbo.
Maggie Serota / November 1, 2019

Why Soundgarden Thought Being Compared to Led Zeppelin Was “a Thorn” in Their Side

Soundgarden was nominated for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for the first time on October 15. In celebration of this honor, we are republishing…
Michael Corcoran / October 15, 2019

Toni Cornell Releases New Song “Far Away Places” Produced by Dad Chris Cornell

Toni Cornell has released her first-ever single titled "Far Away Places." The song was produced and recorded by the 15-year-old's father, Chris Cornell, at their home studio…
Tosten Burks / September 19, 2019

Watch Prophets of Rage Cover Audioslave’s “Cochise” in Chris Cornell Tribute

Prophets of Rage—the rap-rock revival band comprised of Rage Against the Machine, Public Enemy, and Cypress Hill alumni—paid tribute to Chris Cornell during a performance last night in Athens.
Tosten Burks / August 28, 2019

Stream Soundgarden’s New Album Live from the Artists Den

Soundgarden have released a new live album. Titled Live from the Artists Den, the 29-track release documents the band's 2013 performance at Los Angeles' historic…
Rob Arcand / July 26, 2019

The 69 Best Alternative Rock Songs of 1999

1999 essentially marked the end of the alternative dream floated by punk bands in the '80s, sold by record companies in the '90s, and eventually…
SPIN Staff / July 25, 2019

Kim Thayil: New Soundgarden Album “Stalled” Over Chris Cornell Demos

Soundgarden were working on a new album at the time of Chris Cornell's death in 2017, but surviving members Kim Thayil, Matt Cameron, and Ben Shepherd have…
Will Gottsegen / July 25, 2019

Tom Morello Pays Tribute to Chris Cornell on Vocalist’s 55th Birthday: “Let’s Keep Rocking Out”

Today would have been the 55th birthday of Chris Cornell, who sadly passed away two years ago in May. Today, Rage Against the Machine guitarist…
Rob Arcand / July 20, 2019

9 Amazing Covers of Chris Cornell’s Songs

Chris Cornell had one of rock's most formidable voices while also being a prolific songwriter, leading artists from various genres to cover his work.
Maggie Serota / July 3, 2019

Watch Eddie Vedder Cover Chris Cornell’s “Seasons”

Eddie Vedder is currently in the midst of an international solo tour, with dates spanning the Netherlands, Belgium, Italy, Portugal, and more. On June 30, Vedder brought…
Will Gottsegen / July 2, 2019

Watch Tom Morello and Serj Tankian Pay Tribute to Chris Cornell on Second Anniversary of His Death

This weekend marks the second anniversary of Chris Cornell's death and to commemorate the occasion, the songwriter's Audioslave bandmate Tom Morello paid tribute to Cornell at the Sonic Temple…
Rob Arcand / May 19, 2019
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