In 2019, Seattle celebrated the first-ever Layne Staley Day. Layne Staley was born on August 22, 1967. Layne may have been 34 when he died like Chuck Schuldiner, but other members of his ’67 birth year club include Nirvana’s Kurt Cobain, Blind Melon’s Shannon Hoon, The Smashing Pumpkins’ Billy Corgan, and STP’s Scott Weiland. Corgan […]
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Back in April, Soundgarden made a public plea to the Chris Cornell estate to turn over the passwords for the band's social media accounts. It turned into quite the drama, but now it looks like all parties have come to some form of agreement. Soundgarden just posted the following statement: “Soundgarden and Vicky Cornell, the […]
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U.S. District Judge Michelle Peterson has recommended that two of Cornell’s six legal claims against the band be dismissed.
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Here are the new records that will be coming out this week! If you’d like to see releases added to the list for future weeks, contact us by clicking here. To see all the most anticipated albums for March 2021 – CLICK HERE. To see music from previous weeks – CLICK…Continue Reading

Melvins and Soundgarden both came up in the early-to-mid-80s in Washington making similar music, so naturally they crossed paths. In an interview with Sonic Breadcrumbs, Melvins guitarist and vocalist Buzz Osbourne revealed that Cornell “was a fucking good drummer,” possibly even better at the instrument than at guitar. Advertisement. ScrollContinue Reading

Here are some of the most anticipated metal & rock album and EP releases for March 2021! Which are you looking forward to the most? To see albums from previous months, CLICK HERE. A Day To Remember – You’re Welcome (3/5) Angel Du$t – Never Ending Games (3/12) Autarkh – Form…Continue Reading