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Tom Morello supports fan petition to name black hole after Chris Cornell

Tom Morello has got behind a fan petition to name the newly photographed black hole after Chris Cornell. Earlier this week (April 10), astronomers released an image they took of a black hole, which is located in the M87 galaxy (located over 500 million trillion KM away) and measures 40 billion KM across  – roughly three million times the size of Earth. “It has...

Watch new footage of Dave Grohl performing ‘Show Me How To Live’ with Metallica and Audioslave at Chris Cornell memorial concert

Dave Grohl
Official footage has emerged of the brilliant moment that Dave Grohl performed Audioslave's 'Show Me How To Live' at Chris Cornell's recent memorial concert. The tribute to the late singer took place in January and saw fans being treated to a rare on-stage collaboration between Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl, Metallica bassist Robert Trujillo, and Audioslave members Tom Morello and...

Chris Cornell’s doctor denies overprescribing him with anxiety medication

Chris Cornell
Chris Cornell's former doctor has denied overprescribing the late singer with anxiety medication. The Soundgarden and Audioslave frontman's wife Vicky Cornell filed a lawsuit against Dr. Robert Koblin for malpractice in November 2018. At the time, she claimed that Dr Koblin prescribed 940 doses of the anti-anxiety drug Lorazepam (aka Ativan) as well as Oxycodone during the last 20 months of...

Brad Pitt is working on a Chris Cornell documentary

Brad Pitt and director Peter Berg have teamed up for a new documentary about the late Chris Cornell. According to Variety, Cornell’s widow, Vicky, is producing the film which is being made through Berg and Pitt’s joint Film 45 production company. Read more: Nine spine-tingling moments from the emotional Chris Cornell tribute show Pitt and Cornell's friendship goes back more than a...

Pearl Jam say death of Chris Cornell has affected new album

Pearl Jam
Pearl Jam’s new album has been affected by the death of Chris Cornell, according to a member of the band. Cornell, who fronted Soundgarden, Audioslave, and Temple Of The Dog, died in May 2017. His death was ruled a suicide. Speaking to Rolling Stone, Pearl Jam bassist Jeff Ament explained the band’s new material has been “slow going” in...

Nine spine-tingling moments from the emotional Chris Cornell tribute show

Chris Cornell
Last night (January 17), some of rock's biggest names came together for a very special show paying tribute to the late Chris Cornell. The Soundgarden, Audioslave, and Temple Of The Dog frontman died nearly two years ago, and I Am The Highway at LA's The Forum restated how big a loss that was for the world. Together, his old bandmates...

Watch Soundgarden, Metallica, Ryan Adams, Foo Fighters and more perform at Chris Cornell tribute show

Chris Cornell
A host of musicians and bands paid tribute to the late Chris Cornell last night during a star-studded concert in LA - watch fan-shot footage of special performances by the likes of Soundgarden, Metallica, Ryan Adams and Foo Fighters below. 'I Am The Highway' was held yesterday (January 16) at The Forum, with the night having been billed as "an epic...

Watch Dave Grohl perform ‘Show Me How to Live’ with Audioslave at Chris Cornell tribute show

Dave Grohl
Dave Grohl performed with Audioslave last night in tribute to the late Chris Cornell, who was the subject of a star-studded tribute concert in LA - watch fan-shot footage of the special performance of 'Show Me How To Live' below. The 'I Am The Highway' show, which was billed as “an epic night of music, taking fans on an unforgettable journey...

Foo Fighters, Ryan Adams, Metallica and more to play Chris Cornell tribute show today

The line-up for today's tribute show in memory of Chris Cornell has swelled to include the likes of Josh Homme and Miley Cyrus, who join such huge names as Metallica, Ryan Adams and Foo Fighters on the bill. Cornell, who was renowned as the frontman of Soundgarden, Temple of the Dog, and Audioslave, passed away on May 17, 2017. He was 52. First announced back in...

“I wept, and I wept, because I knew how that felt”: Dave Navarro opens up about Chris Cornell‘s death

Jane's Addiction guitarist Dave Navarro has spoken about his grief in the wake of Chris Cornell's death last year. The musician, who was interviewing Tom Morello, the Rage Against the Machine guitarist who was in Audioslave with Cornell, spoke of the "pain" of loss. Navarro said: "I’ve been very close, I tell you man right when Chris died, I put on Soundgarden, and I...