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Grammy Award-winning, Golden Globe-nominated singer songwriter Chris Cornell of Soundgarden fame has announced plans to release a new solo studio album, “Higher Truth.”
Due Sept. 18 and produced by Brendan O’Brien (Bruce Springsteen, Pearl Jam, Neil Young), the album expresses Cornell’s continuing evolution as a songwriter, lyricist and musical craftsman, telling stories which resonate across genre [...]
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By GENE STOUT
On Tuesday, Nov. 13, Soundgarden releases its first studio album in 17 years. For longtime fans, it’s a cause for celebration.
With “King Animal,” the legendary Seattle band formed in the turbulent grunge era picks up where it left off in the late ‘90s, when the group disbanded and singer, guitarist and bandleader Chris [...]
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By GENE STOUT
Even without the crazy news that Osama bin Laden had been killed by U.S. forces, the crowd at Chris Cornell’s hometown solo acoustic show Sunday night at the Moore Theatre was thoroughly pumped up, if not a bit crazed. And a few were well-lubricated for the occasion.
Cornell, flanked by an array of guitars [...]
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In its coverage of the 11th Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival last weekend (April 16-18) in Indio, Calif., LA Weekly took issue with positive reviews in the Los Angeles Times and offered five suggestions on how the festival could be improved.
Here’s a quote from a story by Dennis Romero in LA Weekly:
“We saw plenty [...]
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It was the hottest ticket in town Friday: a concert by a group calling itself “Nudedragons.”
Nudedragons? It was actually a reunited Soundgarden with a phony name (actually an anagram of the band’s name), performing for the first time in more than a decade for a pumped-up, full-capacity crowd of longtime fans at Showbox at the [...]
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