Soundgarden

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

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

The 40 Greatest Metal Albums of All Time

This article originally appeared in the September 2002 issue of SPIN. From Black Sabbath to Korn, here is the definitive list of records…
SPIN Staff / October 30, 2019

Which Artists Should Be Inducted Into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame?

The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame announced its nominees for induction in 2020 on Tuesday, October 15. Of the 16 artists nominated this year,…
SPIN Staff / October 15, 2019

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2020 Nominations: All the Surprises, Snubs, and Subtext

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announced its nominees for 2020 on Tuesday, October 15. Not all of the 16 artists—which include Soundgarden, Nine…
Al Shipley / October 15, 2019

Vicky Cornell: Chris Cornell Would Be “So Honored” by Soundgarden’s First Rock Hall Nomination

Vicky Cornell is celebrating Soundgarden's first nomination for induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.
Will Gottsegen / October 15, 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

Creed: Our 2000 Cover Story

This article originally appeared in the September 2000 issue of SPIN. In honor of the 20th anniversary of Creed's sophomore album Human Clay, we're republishing…
Gavin Edwards / September 28, 2019

Soundgarden Refuse to Drop 2008 Fire Lawsuit Against Universal Music Group

In the two months since The New York Times Magazine published its bombshell report about hundreds of Universal Music Group artists allegedly losing their master recordings…
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

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

Hole, Soundgarden, Estates of Tupac and Tom Petty Sue Universal Music Group Over Warehouse Fire

Earlier this month, the New York Times Magazine published a lengthy investigation into a warehouse fire at Universal Studios in 2008. The fire, which Universal…
Rob Arcand / June 22, 2019

10 Tours That Changed the World

Can a rock concert change the world? Yes. For the better? Not necessarily.
SPIN Staff / May 22, 2019
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