Chris Cornell will make a special guest appearance alongside former Audioslave bandmate Tom Morello at a benefit concert for 15 Now, the grassroots organization that successfully fought for a $15 minimum wage in Seattle.
Unfortunate news: TMZ reports that former 7 Year Bitch singer Selene Vigil-Wilk has filed for divorce from her husband of eight years, Rage Against the Machine drummer Brad Wilk. The couple has two children together.
Chris Cornell covers “I Will Always Love You” at an Obama fundraiser in San Francisco yesterday. (H/T GrungeReport.net) Meanwhile, Cornell reportedly took on a bullyat the Alaska Airlines lounge in the Seattle airport.
Official Tumblr for Everybody Loves Our Town: An Oral History of Grunge, a Time magazine book of the year. (Now in paperback; purchase info here.) The blog is run by the author, freelance writer/editor Mark Yarm; he is of no relation to Mark Arm of Mudhoney.