Tag Archives: Matt Cameron

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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Soundgarden members to perform for the first time together since Chris Cornell’s passing

Posted by on April 18, 2018

It’s difficult to believe almost a year has passed since Chris Cornell took his own life last May. Since then, we’ve heard countless heartfelt tributes from artists of different genres. What we haven’t heard or seen, however, was members from Soundgarden performing together However, that’s allegedly about to change.  According to The Pulse of Radio, […]

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Chris Cornell’s funeral to be held in Los Angeles as tributes continue to roll in

Posted by on May 21, 2017

According to CNN, Chris Cornell’s funeral is going to be held on Friday (26) in Los Angeles. They cite two people with knowledge of his funeral plans. His body will be flown from Detroit to L.A. today, and he’ll be buried at the Hollywood Forever cemetery. One of the sources said that the family is […]

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Temple Of the Dog to reunite, play shows

Posted by on July 20, 2016

A 90s alt-rock supergroup that was never meant to be a band, Temple of the Dog are reuniting for the 25th anniversary of their only album. Consisting of Soundgarden’s Chris Cornell and all of Pearl Jam, the band was formed as a tribute to Mother Love Bone singer Andrew Wood. Mother Love Bone, which included Pearl […]

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Listen to a heavy, unreleased Soundgarden song

Posted by on November 20, 2014

Soundgarden’s last album before their 14 year hiatus, Down on the Upside, wasn’t their best work. It wasn’t bad, but after the hat trick of Louder Than Love, Badmotorfinger and Superunknown, it was a bit of a letdown. One of the main issues was that it wasn’t all that heavy of an album. With their rarities compilation, Echo of Miles: […]

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Soundgarden play first show with drummer Matt Chamberlain

Posted by on March 31, 2014

[youtube]http://youtu.be/kIJMKQr5Oo0[/youtube] Soundgarden drummer Matt Cameron is currently sitting out drum duties with the band to play with Pearl Jam. Filling in for Cameron for the time being is Matt Chamberlain, who has played with tons of artists from David Bowie to Kanye West. Soundgarden commented on Chamberlain joining the band: “We’d like to officially welcome Matt […]

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Soundgarden to perform ‘Superunknown’ in its entirety at SXSW

Posted by on February 26, 2014

While there are already a handful of SXSW parties worth attending (and you’ll be getting our list of them later this week), Soundgarden just went and upped the ante. The band have announced via their website that they’ll be performing their fourth album, Superunknown, in its entirety for the first time ever during the festival as […]

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Soundgarden To Tour Without Drummer Matt Cameron

Posted by on November 15, 2013

Since Soundgarden reformed in 2010 (and became more active with touring and recording), drummer Matt Cameron has been juggling roles in two Seattle grunge pioneering groups (the other being Pearl Jam). Now the inevitable has happened, with Cameron announcing that he’ll have to sit out of Soundgarden’s tour dates next year to play with Pearl […]

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Soundgarden Celebrate ‘King Animal’ Release With Sold Out NYC Show

Posted by on November 14, 2012

The first single on Soundgarden’s new album King Animal is called ‘Been Away Too Long,” which is apt, given the band’s 15-year hiatus from the public eye. But when the quartet took the stage and launched into Ultramega OK‘s “Incessant Mace” in front of a sold-out crowd at NYC’s comparatively tiny 1,100-capacity Irving Plaza yesterday (13), it was […]

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Video: Soundgarden Have Been Away From Letterman For Too Long

Posted by on November 13, 2012

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ddR6OIvzT0E[/youtube] Last night, Soundgarden stopped by The Late Show With David Letterman to perform “Been Away Too Long,” the first single from King Animal, which is in stores today. Good to see that Chris Cornell can still hit his signature high notes. When even Dave says “it’s about time,” you know you have been away for too […]

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