When singer Chris Cornell died, the rock world lost not only a charismatic frontman, but also one of its most transcendent voices.
Experimental Jet Set, Trash And No Star captures how far Sonic Youth were willing to push against commercial forces with their noise-rock agenda.
Legions of Soundgarden fans have started a petition to name the recently photographed black hole after the late frontman Chris Cornell.
With an impact that continues to loom large over music, Kurt Cobain’s legacy is assured. Here artists and former confidantes pay tribute to his life’s work.
Titled 'Sway: Infinite Color And Sound', the exhibition was inspired by Andy Warhol’s Exploding Plastic Inevitable revues of the late 1960s.
The famed show which took place on 31 October 1991 at Seattle’s Paramount Theatre will be released as a double LP.
The album made a modest sales start, but turned into a defining record for the seminal Seattle band.
Rock’n’roll is here to stay – and the best rock gifts of the year prove that in spades. From classic rock to hard rock, there’s something for everyone.
Chris Cornell will be honoured with a tribute concert, I Am The Highway: A Tribute to Chris Cornell, with performances by Soundgarden, Audioslave and more.
A mix of swaggering hard rock, proto-punk and West Coast hardcore, ‘Ultramega OK’ saw Soundgarden point to the future of rock in the late 80s and 90s.
Full of “nihilism, sentimentality and epic hope”, ‘Mellon Collie And The Infinite Sadness’ arguably remains The Smashing Pumpkins’ most vital release.
“The soul of Seattle is what Chris Cornell knew. He pulled from places within himself that were amazing and poured it into us.”
Diverse, heavy-hitting and truly fearless, ‘Badmotorfinger’ ensured that Soundgarden were among the head of the pack after grunge broke worldwide.
Musically, nothing was off limits for ‘Euphoria Morning’, the first solo album by Chris Cornell, and one of the singer’s finest moments.
A mature and eminently satisfying collection suffused with soul, beauty and splendour, ‘Higher Truth’ remains a life-affirming gem from the late, lamented singer.