News – Chris Cornell

April 25, 2012

Soundgarden – Classic Album Selection (Europe Only)

To celebrate their forthcoming European tour, Universal Music announce the release of an exclusive Soundgarden classic album box set, ‘Soundgarden – Classic Album Selection’ on May 21 (Europe only).

April 19, 2012

Chris Cornell To Play Montreux Jazz Festival

Chris Cornell will be playing a solo acoustic 'Songbook' show at the Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland on June 30, in the Miles Davis Hall. Onsale from 10am Friday April 20. Tickets and all info available at http://www.montreuxjazzfestival.com/2012/en

April 17, 2012

Soundgarden – “Live To Rise” Free Download

Download “Live To Rise” (full version) for free – limited time only. Head over to iTunes to get the free download now.

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April 4, 2012

Soundgarden’s ‘Live To Rise’ On Radio Worldwide

Soundgarden's first all new song in 15 years, “Live to Rise”, is now airing on radio worldwide.  The song will be featured in the end credits to this year’s highly anticipated movie, “Marvel’s The Avengers” and the FULL UNEDITED version of the track will be available on iTunes April 17. The song is also included on Avengers Assemble, a 14-track compilation of music from and inspired by the film. Avengers Assemble will be released on May 1, 2012.

March 27, 2012

Soundgarden To Headline London’s Hard Rock Calling July 13 2012

Soundgarden will headline 2012 Hard Rock Calling in Hyde Park, London on July 13, 2012, with special guests Iggy & The Stooges and Cold Chisel.  More acts will be added to the bill in the coming weeks. 
Fan presale opens March 28 9am HERE. More info and tickets on public sale March 30 9am HERE.

March 26, 2012

Soundgarden Unveils “Live To Rise”

Soundgarden unveils their first studio recording in 15 years, with a snippet of their new track entitled “Live To Rise”.  The song is set to be featured in the highly-anticipated motion picture, “Marvel's The Avengers.”  Get an exclusive listen to the track HERE.  The “Avengers Assemble” album is available on iTunes May 1st.
 
 
 
 

March 9, 2012

Chris Cornell Adds Dublin And Glasgow Dates

Chris Cornell has added dates in Dublin and Glasgow to his European solo acoustic 'Songbook' tour.

Chris will play The Olympia Theatre in Dublin on Wednesday June 13, and the O2 Academy in Glasgow on Friday June 15.

Tickets for Dublin go on presale HERE  Monday 12th March 9am: password: songbook2012
Public onsale HERE: Wednesday 14th March, 9am

Tickets for Glasgow go on presale HERE Tuesday 13th March 9am: password songbook2012
Public onsale HERE: Wednesday 14th March, 9am

March 8, 2012

Chris Cornell Adds Verona Date

Chris Cornell has added a Verona show to his forthcoming European 'Songbook' tour.

Tickets for the show at the historic Teatro Romano in Verona, Italy on June 28 will go on presale on 13 June at 10am CET, and on public sale the following day, 14 June 10am CET.

Go HERE for tickets.

February 20, 2012

Chris Cornell Brings Songbook To Europe – update

Grunge icon Chris Cornell is excited to announce European Songbook dates this Summer. Fans in the UK and across Europe will get the chance to see Chris perform unplugged, up close and personal.

The much-anticipated acoustic Songbook tour provides fans with an intimate “Storytellers” like setting where Cornell easily interacts with his audience and shares insights about his music. Cornell states, “Songbook was created for my fans.”

The tour will kick off in Manchester, UK on 16 June and highlights Chris Cornell's entire catalogue, including Soundgarden, Audioslave and Temple of the Dog. Familiar songs emerge in a new context that showcases the depth and breadth of Chris Cornell's songwriting talents.

Chris Cornell released Songbook last year to wide critical acclaim. The album includes the song “The Keeper” which was nominated for a Golden Globe award in 2012.

WHERE REQUIRED, PRESALE PASSWORD IS “SONGBOOK2012” (NOT CASE-SENSITIVE).

SAT 16 JUNE – MANCHESTER, UK @ Lowry – TICKETS ONSALE NOW

MON 18 JUNE – LONDON, UK @ Palladium – TICKETS ONSALE NOW

TUE 19 JUNE – BIRMINGHAM, UK @ Symphony Hall – TICKETS ONSALE NOW

WED 20 JUNE – NEWCASTLE, UK @ City Hall – TICKETS ONSALE NOW

FRI 22 JUNE – PARIS, FRANCE @ Trianon – TICKETS ONSALE NOW

MON 25 JUNE – UDINE, ITALY @ Castello – TICKETS ONSALE NOW

TUE 26 JUNE – TORINO, ITALY @ Colonia Sonora – TICKETS ONSALE NOW

FRI 29 JUNE – FLORENCE, ITALY @ Cavea del Nuovo Teatro dell'Opera di Firenze – TICKETS ONSALE NOW

TUES 3 JULY – COPENHAGEN, DENMARK @ Royal Theatre – TICKETS ONSALE 29 FEB 10AM

WED 4 JULY – PUTTE, SWEDEN @ Parkern Festival – TICKETS ONSALE NOW

THU 5 JULY – OSLO, NORWAY @ Folketeateret TICKETS ONSALE NOW

SAT 7 JULY – WEERT, HOLLAND @ Bospop Festival – TICKETS ONSALE NOW

SUN 8 JULY – BRUGGE, BELGIUM @ Cactus Festival – TICKETS ONSALE SOON
 

February 13, 2012

More Songbook Tour Dates May 2012

We're happy to announce that Chris Cornell will be playing further solo 'Songbook' shows throughout May, including rescheduling the dates which were postponed in the Fall.   See tour section for all ticket links, onsale dates and further info.  Tickets from the previous Fall show dates will be honored.

 

5/12/12 Tampa, FL Tampa Theatre – sold out

5/13/12 Orlando, FL Hard Rock Live – buy tickets

5/15/12 Fort Myers, FL Barbara B Mann Performing Arts Hall – link to follow

5/16/12 Miami Beach, FL Jackie Gleason Theater – buy tickets

5/18/12 Gulf Shores, AL Hangout Festival – Gulf Shores Public Beach – buy tickets

5/20/12 Nashville, TN War Memorial Auditorium – buy tickets

 

Keep checking back for additional dates to be added later.

Chris Cornell