Tag Archives: Soundgarden

Petition launched to name black hole after Chris Cornell

Posted by on April 13, 2019

If you’re a fan of science, progress, or overall really cool things happening, you were probably delighted the other day along with the rest of the world when the first actual photograph of a black hole was made public. After getting over the initial thrill of seeing an image of something with a mass of […]

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Soundgarden celebrating 35th Anniversary with album-of-the-month club

Posted by on March 11, 2019

  This year marks the 35th anniversary of grunge / alternative legends Soundgarden’s formation. To celebrate, the band has launched an album-of-the-month club that will feature limited edition colored vinyl reissues of the band’s A&M Records albums. The first LP being reissued is the band’s 1994 release, Superunknown, which itself is celebrating its milestone 25th […]

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Watch Metallica, Foo Fighters, Melvins, etc. perform at ‘I Am The Highway: A Tribute to Chris Cornell’ concert

Posted by on January 17, 2019

While Mike Patton had to sit out, last night (16th) the Chris Cornell Tribute happened as a diverse set of artists appeared at the LA Forum. The I Am The Highway: A Tribute To Chris Cornell event featured numerous musicians including the remaining members of Soundgarden as well as Metallica, Melvins, and Foo Fighters. Other […]

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Chris Cornell tribute to feature former-bandmates, Foo Fighters, Metallica, etc.

Posted by on November 13, 2018

On January 16th, 2019, I Am The Highway: A Tribute To Chris Cornell will be held at The Forum in Los Angeles, CA. Jimmy Kimmel will host the event as members of Soundgarden, Temple of the Dog, and Audioslave are scheduled to perform as well as Foo Fighters, Metallica, Ryan Adams and more special guests. […]

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Chris Cornell’s family sues his doctor for malpractice

Posted by on November 1, 2018

TMZ reports, Chris Cornell’s widow has filed a lawsuit against his doctor, Dr. Robert Koblin, for malpractice. Vicky Cornell is accusing the physician of prescribing enormous quantities of anti-anxiety medication that resulted in the Soundgarden singer’s suicide. The quantities include 940 doses of Lorazepam (Ativan) as well as Oxycodone during the last 20 months of […]

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Chris Cornell memorialized with life-size statue in Seattle

Posted by on October 8, 2018

Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell has been memorialized with the public unveiling of a commemorative statue on Sunday (7th) at Seattle’s Museum of Pop Culture. The life-size bronze sculpture was commissioned and donated to the museum by Cornell’s wife, Vicky. The statue sculpted by artist Nick Marras illustrates the legend holding an electric guitar, reaching for […]

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Chris Cornell Career Retrospective to arrive in November, listen to previously unreleased song now

Posted by on September 21, 2018

On November 16th, an extensive retrospective collection of Chris Cornell’s career will be released. A super deluxe edition will be available, which will include 4 CDs, 1 DVD, and 7 LPs consisting of 64 audio tracks (11 unreleased), 24 videos (2 unreleased), 66 page hardcover photo book and more. Pre-orders are available now at this […]

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Listen to Chris Cornell cover Prince’s “Nothing Compares 2 U” with daughter Toni

Posted by on June 20, 2018

This past Sunday (17th) was father’s day. While many spent the day celebrating the holiday with their dad’s/parental father figures, there were also those who have lost a parent and found a different way to honor them. Chris Cornell’s daughter, Toni, paid a tribute to her dad as she shared a duet that she recorded […]

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Soundgarden drumer Matt Cameron honors Chris Cornell on anniversary of his death

Posted by on May 18, 2018

Today marks the one-year anniversary of Chris Cornell’s death. His passing was a huge loss for many music buffs, regardless of genre. His voice of course, will remain immortal and fans have a chance to honor his life tonight at the public vigil in Los Angeles. Soundgarden drummer Matt Cameron used Instagram to share his […]

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Chris Cornell’s widow Vicky Cornell announces public vigil marking first anniversary of his death

Posted by on May 15, 2018

It’s difficult to believe a year has gone by since the sudden passing of Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell. Considering his death was a suicide, that’s even more shocking. While his music will remain timeless, Cornell’s widow Vicky Cornell has announced a public vigil in his memory. This Friday (18th) at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery in […]

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