Tag Archives: Soundgarden

Watch surviving members of Soundgarden team up with Brandi Carlile to perform “Black Hole Sun” and “Searching With My Good Eye Closed”

Posted by on August 17, 2021

  Three members of the ultramega grunge band Soundgarden Joined alternative, country rock artist Brandi Carlile on stage Saturday, August 14th. Guitarist Kim Thayil, bassist Ben Shepherd and drummer Matt Cameron came together with Carlile at The Gorge Amphitheatre in George, WA and covered Soundgarden’s “Black Hole Sun” and “Searching With My Good Eye Closed.” […]

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Surviving Soundgarden members resume possession of social media accounts

Posted by on June 17, 2021

  Things seem to be getting a little more amicable on the Soundgarden-Vicky Cornell front.  As of Wednesday, surviving Soundgarden members Kim Thayil, Matt Cameron and Ben Shepherd revealed that as of that morning, they, along with their managers Red Light Management, reached an agreement with late frontman Chris Cornell’s widow Vicky to temporarily regain […]

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Soundgarden members file lawsuit to regain control of social media profiles

Posted by on April 1, 2021

  Soundgarden’s remaining members (Kim Thayil, Matt Cameron, Ben Shepherd) have filed yet another lawsuit against Vicky Cornell, the widow of late frontman Chris Cornell. The motion, filed on March 25 in Washington State U.S. District Court, seeks to regain access to the band’s social media accounts.  After initially having joint custody of the accounts […]

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Surviving Soundgarden members release statement on buyout lawsuit

Posted by on February 23, 2021

  The surviving members of Soundgarden (Kim Thayil, Matt Cameron and Hunter Benedict Shepherd) have released a statement regarding the buyout offer lawsuit filed by late frontman Chris Cornell’s widow Vicky last week.  “The buyout offer that was demanded by the Estate has been grossly mischaracterized and we are confident that clarity will come out […]

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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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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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