Chris Cornell, Soundgarden and Audioslave Frontman, Dies at 52 -
chris cornell

Chris Cornell, Soundgarden and Audioslave Frontman, Dies at 52

New York Times - 29 May 2017
Chris Cornell, the powerful, dynamic singer whose band Soundgarden was one of the architects of grunge music, died on Wednesday night in Detroit hours after the band had performed there. He was 52. The death was a suicide by hanging, the Wayne ...
chris cornell

Chris Cornell: Inside Soundgarden, Audioslave Singer's Final Days - 29 May 2017
The last time Serj Tankian saw Chris Cornell, everything seemed great. On March 25th, the two friends – Tankian, the singer in the alternative-metal band System of a Down, and Cornell, the founding singer-guitarist of the pioneering Seattle grunge band ...
chris cornell

Fans Mourn, Remember Chris Cornell at Public Memorial Service - 27 May 2017
The memorial service for singer Chris Cornell drew a solemn crowd of family, friends and tearful admirers to Hollywood Forever Cemetery on Friday. Cornell's musical comrades in Soundgarden and Audioslave, with whom he'd created lasting, explosive ...
chris cornell

Becoming Chris Cornell: Inside the Early Days of Soundgarden

Billboard - 25 May 2017
Evan Schiller didn't know Chris Cornell very well -- when it came down to it, few people really did -- but the drummer for the '90s Seattle band Sadhappy cherishes one particular memory of the late Soundgarden frontman. It was December 1991, and their ...
chris cornell

Chris Cornell: Police Report Details Singer's Final Hours - 21 May 2017
Just before 1 a.m., paramedics entered Cornell's room, removed the band from his neck and attempted CPR on the singer, who was not breathing. A doctor who later came to the scene pronounced Cornell dead at 1:30 a.m.. Chris Cornell's wife Vicky issued a ...
chris cornell

Mark Ronson on His Teenage Worship of 'God-Like' Chris Cornell

Billboard - 24 May 2017
A few years ago, I was on vacation with my family somewhere in Greece and on the first day I noticed that Chris Cornell was there with his family too. Having been such a massive fan of him and his music since Louder Than Love, I had an unusually hard ...
chris cornell

Rocker Chris Cornell remembered as 'voice of our generation'

News 12 Westchester - 26 May 2017
(AP Photo/Jeff Christensen, File). FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2008, file photo, musician Chris Cornell performs on stage during Conde Nast's Fashion Rocks show in New York. Soundgarden frontman Cornell is being laid to rest Friday, May 26, 2017, at Hollyw.
chris cornell

Chris Cornell's Gravesite Will Be Open to the Public Friday

Variety - 24 May 2017
After 3 p.m. local time, the public is welcome to visit the gravesite, after the private concludes, Cornell's attorney told to Variety on Tuesday. Information about larger public memorials was still undecided at press time. While Cornell's death was ...
chris cornell

Heart's Nancy Wilson Remembers Chris Cornell: Exclusive Interview

Ultimate Classic Rock - 26 May 2017
Throughout the years, the latter band's late singer, Chris Cornell, frequently came into Heart's orbit. Not only did Cornell induct the band into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, with an incredibly detailed and complimentary speech, but he teamed up ...

What's New