When singer Chris Cornell died, the rock world lost not only a charismatic frontman, but also one of its most transcendent voices.
The best Nirvana songs defined an era, turned Kurt Cobain into the voice of a generation and still retain an indefinable magic that transcends time.
A fearless quest for perfection, Smashing Pumpkins’ ‘Siamese Dream’ album sent shockwaves through the music world and turned the group into alt.rock icons.
‘Bleach’ prototyped the ‘Nevermind’ sound that would deliver Nirvana to a global stage and reshape the future of rock’n’roll.
With Mudhoney, Nirvana and Soundgarden at the helm, grunge music exploded in the early 90s – and the world didn’t know what hit it.
Legions of Soundgarden fans have started a petition to name the recently photographed black hole after the late frontman Chris Cornell.
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.
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.
“The soul of Seattle is what Chris Cornell knew. He pulled from places within himself that were amazing and poured it into us.”
A mature and eminently satisfying collection suffused with soul, beauty and splendour, ‘Higher Truth’ remains a life-affirming gem from the late, lamented singer.
The grunge pioneers played their home city for the first time in five years earlier this week.
To celebrate Seattle grunge bands, we’ve put together 10 of our favourites. Take a look at our pick of the best grunge bands of all time here.
25 years after New Miserable Experience became a mainstay on MTV, the Gin Blossoms' multi-platinum album is being reissued on limited edition colour vinyl.
Watch an exclusive ‘Badmotorfinger’ deluxe edition unboxing video with bassist Ben Shepherd
Reissued on 15 July, Hater’s self-titled debut is a much-loved cult record that reveals a different side of the grunge explosion of the 90s.