Thread: Chris Cornell passes away at age 52

jszfunk - 5/18/2017 at 10:40 AM

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/05/18/arts/music/chris-cornell-dead-soundgarde n.html?_r=0


WarEagleRK - 5/18/2017 at 11:20 AM

I am floored by this one. The best vocalist of his generation.


LeglizHemp - 5/18/2017 at 11:21 AM

RIP


jszfunk - 5/18/2017 at 11:49 AM

quote:
I am floored by this one. The best vocalist of his generation.


Agree, then probably one of the top's of all time too.


matt05 - 5/18/2017 at 12:07 PM

wtf. shocking and heartbreaking


OriginalGoober - 5/18/2017 at 12:21 PM



RIP Chris. You were one-of -a kind.


matt05 - 5/18/2017 at 12:26 PM

this is his best solo song imo

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KO6odc5VJmY


hotlantatim - 5/18/2017 at 02:49 PM

I heard this one this morning and was floored. 52? What? I tried to get to two of the latest shows in Atlanta and couldn't pull it off. What the heck??????


ABBDutchFan - 5/18/2017 at 04:35 PM

Police apparently is handling this as a possible suicide. When i read that i got a horrorable flashback from the hours following the news of Butch Trucks's tragic death when those suicide rumours surfaced and later were confirmed.

RIP Chris. Very sad news indeed.

I guess Gov't Mule will be playing "Hunger Strike" at their next gig.


OriginalGoober - 5/18/2017 at 04:38 PM


reports from Detroit are out about being found with a belt around his neck.

http://www.freep.com/story/news/2017/05/18/soundgarden-chris-cornell-dead-s uicide/329557001/


rmack - 5/18/2017 at 04:51 PM

quote:
I am floored by this one. The best vocalist of his generation.


And a fine songwriter, guitar player, and front man. Sucks.


pops42 - 5/18/2017 at 06:52 PM

Black hole sun is favorite of mine, sorry to hear of this.


CanadianMule - 5/18/2017 at 08:26 PM

Very sad news. Met him a few times and was at quite a wild party with him one time. He was a real nice guy. Some friends had warned me that he could be moody but I never saw any of it.

Depression like cancer - SUCKS!


WarEagleRK - 5/18/2017 at 09:17 PM

If anyone is wanting some somewhat obscure non singles songs by Cornell's various bands, here are some to check out.

My favorite Soundgarden song is "Blow Up The Outside World", but it was a single. So I'd say some more obscure ones...

Soundgarden:

"Slaves & Bulldozers"
"Limo Wreck"
"4th Of July"

Cornell solo:

"Sunshower"
"Seasons"

Temple of The Dog:

"Pushing Forward Back"
"Reach Down"

Audioslave:

"What You Are"
"Doesn't Remind Me"
"Man Or Animal"


Also check out his cover of "Nothing Compares 2 U" which he did as a tribute to Prince.

Also his vocal on Alice Cooper's song "Stolen Prayer".


CanadianMule - 5/18/2017 at 10:59 PM

Nothing Compares 2 U

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IuUDRU9-HRk

I have always loved his version but it seems even deeper today.


jimmyjam - 5/18/2017 at 11:24 PM

Very sad news RIP Chris Cornell


IPowrie - 5/19/2017 at 01:45 AM

RIP


The first Audioslave album was one of my first CD purchases. It came out my freshman year of high school.


OriginalGoober - 5/19/2017 at 02:01 AM

quote:
If anyone is wanting some somewhat obscure non singles songs by Cornell's various bands, here are some to check out.

My favorite Soundgarden song is "Blow Up The Outside World", but it was a single. So I'd say some more obscure ones...




I saw Chris on the Higher Power tour last year. he did an acoustic version with fog and awesome lighting to this song. He thought it was pretty strange and twisted (and funny )that his song got banned from FM airplay after 9-11.

[Edited on 5/19/2017 by OriginalGoober]


matt05 - 5/19/2017 at 03:48 AM

quote:
If anyone is wanting some somewhat obscure non singles songs by Cornell's various bands, here are some to check out.

My favorite Soundgarden song is "Blow Up The Outside World", but it was a single. So I'd say some more obscure ones...

Soundgarden:

"Slaves & Bulldozers"
"Limo Wreck"
"4th Of July"

Cornell solo:

"Sunshower"
"Seasons"

Temple of The Dog:

"Pushing Forward Back"
"Reach Down"

Audioslave:

"What You Are"
"Doesn't Remind Me"
"Man Or Animal"


Also check out his cover of "Nothing Compares 2 U" which he did as a tribute to Prince.

Also his vocal on Alice Cooper's song "Stolen Prayer".



some good choices. I'd like to add
"jesus christ pose"
" beyond the wheel"
"hands all over"
"like a stone"
"call me a dog"


jszfunk - 5/19/2017 at 10:16 AM

Love his vocals on this.
Ava Maria
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=pd2emzFAqv8


fender31 - 5/20/2017 at 01:18 PM

I was shocked to hear about Chris, I am glad I got to witness the voice of Mr.Cornell...


Chain - 5/20/2017 at 07:03 PM

Forgive me if this was already mentioned, but the acoustic type album he released fairly recently showed a side of Chris Cornell that really impressed me. I can't think of the single that got some pretty good air time on radio. I really liked it and from what I gather, the album itself really high lighted what an all around talented musician he really was.

No one probably remembers this, but many years ago Van Halen was rumored to be working on an album with multiple singers and Chris Cornell was a name mentioned. That combination seriously intrigued me....I always wondered what that would have been like....Fast forward many years and the tune he recently sang on for the Zach Brown Band kind of comes close in my imagination.....

Seriously sucks depression took another good soul and great musician


WarEagleRK - 5/20/2017 at 07:29 PM

Great tribute by Living Colour last night.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YY_BMopoxio


This thread come from : Hittin' The Web with the Allman Brothers Band
http://allmanbrothersband.com/

Url of this website:
http://allmanbrothersband.com//modules.php?op=modload&name=XForum&file=viewthread&fid=126&tid=144202