News – Chris Cornell

January 5, 2012

Soundgarden Return To Italy

After a 16 year absence, Soundgarden is set to perform at the Fiera Arena in Milan on June 4th. For tickets and additional information please visit

December 21, 2011

Soundgarden in Sweden

Soundgarden will be performing at this year's Sweden Rock Festival in Norje, Sweden on Thursday, June 7, 2012. For tickets and additional info visit:

December 20, 2011

Soundgarden to play Pinkpop 2012

Soundgarden are set to perform at the 2012 Pinkpop Festival in Landgraaf, Netherlands on May 27th.
Tickets and info:

December 19, 2011

Soundgarden to perform at Germany’s Rock Am Ring and Rock Im Park

Soundgarden are set to perform at Germany's 2012 “Rock Am Ring” festival on June 1st and “Rock Im Park” on June 3rd. For additional information and tickets, visit or

December 16, 2011

Leno appearance rescheduled to January 5

Chris Cornell's appearance on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno has been rescheduled to January 5.

December 15, 2011

Chris Cornell Nominated For Golden Globe Award

Many congratulations to Chris Cornell on his Golden Globe nomination for Best Original Song for 'The Keeper' from the movie Machine Gun Preacher.

December 8, 2011

Win An Autographed Classic Series ‘60s Telecaster

To celebrate the release of Chris Cornell’s new solo acoustic album, ”Songbook”, Fender is giving away a Classic Series ‘60s Telecaster autographed by the Soundgarden frontman, as well as signed copies of his new CD.   Go HERE for full details.

December 6, 2011

Chris Cornell on Leno Dec 16

Chris Cornell will be performing on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno on Friday December 16.

More details at the official site for the show.

November 21, 2011

‘Songbook’ Out Now!

Chris Cornell's new album 'Songbook' is out TODAY. Download at iTunes, Amazon, Best Buy, Walmart, and on this website (vinyl, CD, digital, bonus tracks) at

*Please note: If you previously purchased both 'Songbook' EPs on iTunes, you can now 'Complete Your Album' for $1.67. 


November 17, 2011

Chris Cornell To Sign Songbook at Vintage Vinyl

Chris Cornell is set to appear at an in-store event at Vintage Vinyl in Fords, New Jersey on Saturday, November 26th  at 3:30pm EST as part of  this year’s 'Back To Black Friday'.

His appearance at Vintage Vinyl coincides with the vinyl release of his brand new all-acoustic album, Songbook,and is a gesture the artist felt compelled to make in honor of his support for indie record stores, and in recognition and appreciation of the mom and pop stores being an integral part of getting music to fans.

Soundgarden will also release their Before The Doors Soundcheck EP on vinyl (UMe)— 5 incredible live rehearsal performances recorded at soundcheck during the band’s 1996 tour and featuring a version of The Doors’ “Waiting For The Sun.”

There is limited capacity at the event so instructions for admission are as follows:

Rules for signing:

Must pre-order or purchase the new Chris Cornell “Songbook” CD, LP , or the Soundgarden LP” before the doors” at Vintage Vinyl Records.
Pre-ordering can only be done at the physical location. Vintage Vinyl Records Fords, NJ
No internet or phone orders will be accepted.
You will receive a wristband that will grant you access to the event. You must be wearing the wristband for admittance.
The number of people that will admitted is limited so we encourage pre-orders.
Chris will be signing only ONE of the three titles listed above per person.
Please DO NOT bring any other items to be signed.  Customers bringing other items will be ejected from the line.

Chris Cornell