Tag Archives: Chris Cornell

Metal By Numbers 4/21: Wow, look at Zao

Posted by on April 21, 2021

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. It’s another week with a shorter debut list and a couple of other noteworthy albums have dropped off. However, next week will see a round of heavy hitters, including Cannibal Corpse, Liquid Tension Experiment’s […]

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Metal By Numbers 4/14: Godspeed You! album sales

Posted by on April 14, 2021

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Godspeed You! Black Emperor has always had interesting album titles and this one is no exception. The only way it could be stranger is if the named their album after Elon Musk and Grimes’s […]

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Metal By Numbers 4/1: Trailing behind Lana Del Rey

Posted by on April 1, 2021

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. What? No, of course I’m not going to do some half-assed April Fools joke with the charts. Do you really think I would do something like that? I know how annoyed people get when […]

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Chris Cornell’s widow files new lawsuit against remaining Soundgarden members over buyout price

Posted by on February 18, 2021

  A new lawsuit has been filed against the remaining members of Soundgarden by late frontman Chris Cornell’s widow Vicky concerning a buyout price for her stake in the band.  According to TMZ, Vicky is suing guitarist Kim Thayil, drummer Matt Cameron and bassist Hunter Benedict Shepherd over an alleged lowball buyout offer. She claims […]

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Metal By Numbers 1/6: Welcome to 2021, enjoy your stay (hopefully)

Posted by on January 6, 2021

  Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   Hello and welcome to 2021, or, as some like to call it, 2020 New Game Plus. Yes, the outlook, for this year is a mix of “let’s hope this year is better” […]

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New & Noteworthy: December 18th & 11th, 2020 – New & Rereleasesworthy

Posted by on December 18, 2020

New & Noteworthy is a weekly column in which we highlight some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. This week features a posthumous release from Chris Cornell, and a bunch of Anniversary re-releases! For last week’s new releases you can check out the last New & Noteworthy, and for the […]

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Chris Cornell posthumously releases surprise solo covers album

Posted by on December 14, 2020

  The Estate of late Soundgarden/Audioslave frontman Chris Cornell had a special surprise for fans this past Friday with the release of a posthumous solo covers album.  No One Sings Like You Anymore finds Cornell playing all instruments on 10 songs from artists that inspired Cornell over the years. The album was recorded back in […]

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2020’s Black Friday ‘Record Store Day’ releases include Motörhead, Baroness, Chris Cornell, Corey Taylor and more

Posted by on October 12, 2020

    This year’s annual Black Friday Record Store Day releases exclusively for November 27th have been revealed. We took some time to look over the entire catalog and made a few selections in the rock and metal categories. This year’s artists include Alice In Chains, Baroness, Corey Taylor, Chris Cornell, Dio, Volbeat and more. […]

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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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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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