News – Chris Cornell

June 3, 2014

Available Now! Superunknown 20th Anniversary Reissue

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of Superunknown – SOUNDGARDEN has reissued the remastered album in four different formats, available NOW! The two deluxe reissue editions include rare demos, rehearsal recordings, and much more. For more info go to:

Click here to order:

Amazon Super Deluxe

iTunes Super Deluxe

Amazon MP3 Super Deluxe

Amazon 2 CD Deluxe

Amazon 2 LP

Amazon Original Album Remastered (CD)


June 2, 2014

Shipping Delay to Soundgarden Superunknown20

“Due to unexpected manufacturing issues, Universal Music regrets to inform that there has been a delay in shipping Soundgarden ‘Superunknown’ Super Deluxe Edition CD/Blu-Ray and 2LP formats in some regions outside North America. However, we can confirm that stock is now on its way to all our retail partners who will in turn be despatching customer orders ASAP.

We would like to apologise on behalf of our suppliers to those consumers who have been affected. We appreciate that this is a significant inconvenience and we would like to thank the band and especially the fans for their understanding and patience.

We would urge any consumers who have further queries to contact their retailer for updated shipping information.”

May 12, 2014

Soundgarden play ‘Superunknown’ in NYC

Soundgarden will be performing Superunknown in its entirety (with Matt Cameron on drums) at Webster Hall in New York City on June 2.

Tickets will be available exclusively to Citi credit & debit cardholders on 5/21 at 10 AM EST. There is a 2 ticket limit.  More info on how to purchase tickets can be found at

May 4, 2014

Soundgarden on Guitar Center Sessions Airs Tonight!

Don't forget Soundgarden's episode of Guitar Center Sessions featuring live performance and interviews airs tonight at 8pm on @DIRECTV.

Watch an exclusive interview clip from the show from Loudwire here: More info and video extracts:


May 2, 2014

Soundgarden Add Three More Shows

Soundgarden and Nine Inch Nails have added three shows to their summer tour.

8/27 – Wheatland, CA @ Sleep Train Amphitheatre
8/29 – Ridgefield, WA @ Sleep Country Amphitheatre
8/30 – Auburn, WA @ White River Amphitheatre

Pre-sale begins 5/6 at 10 AM

April 24, 2014

Rare Soundgarden Demos Released

Two rare Soundgarden demos from 'Superunknown' have been released to fans via press exclusives in the US and UK.

Black Hole Sun and Superunknown were both recorded solo by Chris back in 1994.  Both tracks are part of the 20th Anniversary Edition of Superunknown, available June 3rd.

You can hear 'Black Hole Sun' via Pitchfork HERE

You can hear 'Superunknown' via NME HERE.

You can pre-order the 20th Anniversary reissue of 'Superunknown' in two deluxe formats):

Digital Pre-order:​
Physical Pre-order:​

Soundgarden’s Guitar Center Session Airs May 4

Soundgarden’s rooftop performance at SXSW for DIRECTV’s Guitar Center Sessions will air on May 8th at 8PM. More info:

April 16, 2014

Chris on Loudwire Nights!

Chris Cornell will guest on the Loudwire Nights radio show with Full Metal Jackie tonight! (April 16) Find a station:

Update: You can now read the transcript of the interview – just click HERE


March 15, 2014

Soundgarden To Tour With Nine Inch Nails

Soundgarden and Nine Inch Nails have announced they will be touring together this summer. Fan presale begins Monday March 17 only (details emailed to mailing list). Facebook presale begins Tuesday March 18. Tickets for the tour will go on sale to the public Friday, March 21. 


SG/NIN Tour Dates

7/19* – Las Vegas, NV @ Planet Hollywood

7/21* – Denver, CO @ Red Rocks Amphitheatre

7/22* – Denver, CO @ Red Rocks Amphitheatre

7/24 – Tinley Park, IL @ First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre

7/26* – Clarkston, MI @ DTE Energy Music Theatre

7/27 – Toronto, ON @ Molson Canadian Amphitheatre

7/29* – Mansfield, MA @ Xfinity Center

7/30* – Camden, NJ @ Susquehanna Bank Center

8/1* – Wantagh, NY @ Nikon at Jones Beach Theatre

8/2* – Holmdel, NJ @ PNC Bank Arts Center

8/4* – Bristow, VA @ Jiffy Lube Live

​8/5* – Virginia Beach, VA @ Farm Bureau Live at Lakewood

8/7* – Charlotte, NC @ PNC Music Pavilion

8/8* – Atlanta, GA @ Aaron's Amphitheatre at Lakewood

8/10* – West Palm Beach, FL @ Cruzan Amphitheatre

8/11* – Tampa, FL @ MidFlorida Credit Union

8/14* – Austin, TX @ Austin360 Amphitheatre

8/16* – Woodlands, TX @ Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion

8/17* – Dallas, TX @ Gexa Energy Pavilion

8/19* – Albuquerque, NM @ Isleta Amphitheatre

8/21* – Chula Vista, CA – Sleep Train Amphitheatre

8/22* – Irvine, CA – Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre

8/24* – Mountain View, CA @ Shoreline Amphitheatre

8/25* – Los Angeles, CA @ Hollywood Bowl



* – Death Grips Supporting


March 14, 2014

Watch Soundgarden play ‘Superunknown’ live at iTunes Festival

For a limited time, replay Soundgarden's live performance of Superunknown in its entirety live at SXSW as part of the iTunes Festival.

Billboard said: “Soundgarden was on fire from note one…Thursday’s format was a welcome reminder of the rest of the album’s material which hardly sounded dated and even felt fresher for their relative absence over the years.”

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