(ITHACA, NY) -- Cornell University announced Monday that it's suspending frat parties after students reported they were drugged and one student alleged being sexually assaulted at a residence off-campus, school officials said. The school's president, Martha E. Pollack and Ryan Lombardi, the vice president of... Read More.
What happens when you combine the guitar of Eddie Van Halen and the vocals of Chris Cornell? Unfortunately, we may never know, but such a song apparently came close to happening. According to guitarist Pete Thorn, who played in Cornell's live solo band, the Soundgarden... Read More.
Chris Cornell died five years ago today. The grunge icon, whose unmistakable voice helped define the sound of Soundgarden, Temple of the Dog and Audioslave, passed away May 18, 2017, at age 52. Cornell, born July 20, 1964, co-founded Soundgarden in 1984, becoming a staple of... Read More.
(ITHACA, N.Y.) -- After a significant viral outbreak before winter break in December, COVID-19 infection levels at Cornell University had markedly declined, as the omicron surge receded, and students returned to campus for the spring semester. However, as new case totals begin to tick up... Read More.
Toni Cornell has been named an ambassador for the International Rescue Committee humanitarian aid organization. In her role, the 17-year-old daughter of Chris Cornell will "use her platform to help raise funds and awareness about the International Rescue Committee’s important work in 40+ countries." "The International... Read More.
The nominations for the 2022 Grammy Awards were announced Tuesday, and AC/DC, Foo Fighters, Paul McCartney and the late Chris Cornell all received multiple nominations. All four artists will compete for the Best Rock Album prize, nominees for which include AC/DC's Power Up, Foo Fighters'... Read More.
This month, Metallica released a single as part of their Vinyl Club subscription service featuring recordings from their performance at the Chris Cornell I Am the Highway tribute concert in 2019. The release was noticed by the late Soundgarden frontman's widow, Vicky Cornell, who... Read More.
Soundgarden's social media accounts and website have been transferred to the band's surviving members. Kim Thayil, Matt Cameron and Ben Shepherd have reached a "temporary agreement" with Vicky Cornell, the widow of late frontman Chris Cornell, over the accounts, which gives them and their management... Read More.