A couple of days ago I saw the headline: Acclaimed Music Producer Michael Beinhorn (Soundgarden, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Ozzy, Fuel, Marilyn Manson) Launches Pre-Production Services for the People. I was thrilled and then quickly recalled that I had advised dozens of band and musicians that producers and pre-production are critical if you want the…
In death, it’s easy to elevate an entertainer’s talent or importance. (Grief and shock lend itself easily to that.) But in the case of Chris Cornell, even before his shocking death a year ago, he was already considered one of the greatest voices in rock history.
The legendary Johnny Cash would have turned 86 today (February 26), and in a career that spanned six decades, there was one thing he could do better than nearly anyone else: Cover a song and make it his own.
Chris Cornell's widow Vicky Cornell has given her first interview since his mid-May death, telling People magazine that despite a Detroit medical examiner's ruling of suicide "he didn't want to die. If he was of sound mind, I know he wouldn't have done this...My Chris was happy, loving, caring and warm. This was not a…
More than two weeks have passed since Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell's death, and his family -- particularly his wife Vicky -- are still asking questions about what happened in the week hours of May 18 in Detroit.
Over the weekend at Rock on the Range in Columbus, Ohio, I had the chance to ask some of the bands about their thoughts on the death of Chris Cornell. As they get ready to lay him to rest, I thought you'd like to hear what some of your favorite bands had to say. First…
Part One: Dave and Chuck the Freak talk about Chris Cornell passing away at the age of 52 after playing a show at the Fox Theater last night, a driver that was struck by a huge piece of concrete kicked up on a local highway, a school that is possibly battling a bed bug infestation,…
In death, it’s easy to elevate an entertainer’s talent or importance. (Grief and shock lend itself easily to that.) But in the case of Chris Cornell, even before his shocking death today (May 18), he was already considered one of the greatest voices in rock history.
Chester Bennington turns 41 today (March 20th,) and if there's one thing that sets the Linkin Park frontman apart from other lead singers, it's his powerful scream. In honor of his birthday, we're looking at Bennington and other awesome screams in rock. Enjoy!
Today is ticket blitz Friday and every hour on the hour until midnight we have your chance to score tickets to see Soundgarden with Pretty Reckless at the Fox Theatre on May 17th!! Tickets did go on sale today and your can purchase tickets online HERE!
The legendary Johnny Cash would have turned 85 today (February 26), and in a career that spanned six decades, there was one thing he could do better than nearly anyone else: Cover a song and make it his own.
Back in 1992, the film Singles showcased Seattle's grunge rock scene as the backdrop for director Cameron Crowe's story about single twenty-somethings in the city. Its soundtrack -- which featured songs from Pearl Jam, Soundgarden, Alice In Chains and others -- will get a 25th anniversary re-release on February 17.
This is a pretty big week for Soundgarden with the 25th anniversary release of their landmark album Badmotorfinger, but with 2017 just around the corner, it sounds like we can expect new music from the band.
Soundgarden has announced a November 18 date for a 25th anniversary edition of its 1991 album Badmotorfinger, which will be released in a variety of configurations including a single CD and two-disc CD and vinyl versions.