Tag Archives: Soundgarden

Chris Cornell statue in Seattle vandalized

Posted by on August 24, 2020

  The statue of the late Chris Cornell at the Museum of Pop Culture (MoPOP) in Seattle, WA, has been vandalized. On Thursday night (20th), Seattle’s KIRO 7 News shared a photo of the statue via social media, revealing it was painted white. The family of the late Soundgarden/Audioslave singer expressed how heartbroken they were […]

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Soundgarden drop benefit concert claims in countersuit against Chris Cornell’s widow

Posted by on July 20, 2020

    The remaining members of Soundgarden (Kim Thayil, Matt Cameron and Ben Shepherd) have dropped their recent claim against late frontman Chris Cornell’s widow Vicky over where the money from the January 2019 ‘I Am The Highway: A Tribute To Chris Cornell’ charity concert went.  Back in May, Thayil, Cameron and Shepherd filed a […]

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Listen to Chris Cornell’s previously unreleased cover of Guns N’ Roses “Patience”

Posted by on July 20, 2020

    Today (20th) would have been Chris Cornell’s 56th birthday. To honor the late Soundgarden/Audioslave singer’s life, his family shared a previously unreleased song of his covering Guns N’ Roses’ “Patience.” Blabbermouth reports the track was produced by Brendan O’Brien and was reportedly completed a few months before Cornell died in May 2017.    […]

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Surviving members of Soundgarden launch new social media accounts

Posted by on July 2, 2020

  Kim Thayil, Ben Shepherd and Matt Cameron, the surviving members of Soundgarden, have launched new collective social media accounts.  On June 20 the Nude Dragons name appeared on Twitter and Instagram. Although no description or profile photo has been included on either account, both have posted photos of the three musicians together with the […]

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Daughter of Chris Cornell announces mental health Instagram series

Posted by on May 20, 2020

    On Monday (18), Lily Cornell Silver, daughter of late Soundgarden/Audioslave frontman Chris Cornell and manager Susan Silver, announced the launch of a new Instagram mental health discussion series inspired by her father. Mind Wide Open will find Silver interviewing experts in the field in an attempt to “normalize the open discussion of mental […]

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Soundgarden members file countersuit against Vicky Cornell over 2019 concert

Posted by on May 8, 2020

  Soundgarden’s remaining members have filed a countersuit against Vicky Cornell with new claims over what happened to money raised from a January 2019 tribute show for late frontman Chris Cornell. Filed Wednesday in U.S. District Court of the Southern District of Florida, Miami by members Kim Thayil, Matt  Cameron and Ben Shepherd, the suit […]

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Watch Chris Cornell’s daughter Toni cover Temple of the Dog’s “Hunger Strike”

Posted by on April 21, 2020

  Chris Cornell’s daughter, Toni Cornell (15), participated in LiveXLive’s Music Lives digital music festival held over the weekend from April 17th-19th. Toni gave a beautiful performance of an acoustic cover of Temple of the Dog’s “Hunger Strike.” The late Soundgarden/Audioslave singer was a member of the group, and the track is taken from their […]

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Universal Music Group confirms list of artist masters destroyed in 2008 Fire

Posted by on February 17, 2020

We now know a little bit more about what was lost in the 2008 Universal Studios warehouse fire.  In new court filings made public on Thursday (13), Universal Music Group gave a basic account of which artists lost their master recordings in the blaze. The 19 artists on the list include Slayer, White Zombie, Soundgarden, […]

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Soundgarden file motion against Chris Cornell’s Widow over unreleased recordings

Posted by on February 5, 2020

  The Soundgarden-Vicky Cornell back-and-forth continues. On Tuesday (4), the remaining members of Soundgarden (Kim Thayil, Matt Cameron and Ben Shepherd) filed a motion against Chris Cornell’s widow over the ownership of seven unreleased recordings they claim the band was working on before the frontman’s untimely death, as well as for a dismissal or transfer […]

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60 bands disbanded in the 21st Century so far (2000-2020)

Posted by on January 10, 2020

As we saw with bands such as Mötley Crüe, Rage Against the Machine, Vio-lence, Mr.Bungle, Possessed, Exhorder, and many more that have disbanded/went on a hiatus and returned, there’s always a chance for a group to reform. They can also reappear for a quick reunion just to disappear again and sometimes come back once more, […]

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