July 29th, 2014
July 28th, 2014

From the makers of 8-Bit “Hunger Strike” comes the 8-Bit Grunge Medley. Featuring: Soundgarden - “Rusty Cage”/ Alice in Chains - “Man in the Box” / Stone Temple Pilots - “Sex Type Thing”/ Melvins - “Revolve” / Mad Season - “River of Deceit” / Nirvana - “In Bloom” / Pearl Jam - “Jeremy.”

July 23rd, 2014

Soundgarden’s Chris Cornell, who turned 50 over the weekend, gets his birthday cake backstage in Las Vegas.

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July 20th, 2014

Happy 50th birthday, Chris Cornell! (And happy 48th to his Temple of the Dog bandmate Stone Gossard!)

July 17th, 2014

Pearl Jam’s Mike McCready on Soundgarden's Superunknown: “I think this is my favorite Soundgarden record. We were in a healthy competition back then.… We were all friends, but Superunknown made me think, Okay, this is what can be done.”

July 6th, 2014

Jimmy Page with three-quarters of Soundgarden (and Chris Jr.) backstage at BTS Hyde Park on Friday. (Photos by Ross Halfin)

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July 4th, 2014

Pearl Jam’s Mike McCready joined Soundgarden onstage for “Superunknown” at today’s BST Hyde Park show in London. Soundgarden played the Superunknown album front-to-back.

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July 4th, 2014

Happy Fourth of July, everybody! Soundgarden - “4th of July (Instrumental),” from the deluxe edition of Superunknown.

(Source: Spotify)

July 3rd, 2014

grungebook:

Hey, all! I’m hosting a Founding Fathers of Grunge special on SiriusXM Lithium this holiday weekend. The show debuts Thursday at noon ET/PT, and airs another half dozen times over the course of the weekend. (Full schedule here.)

Heads Up: This is on RIGHT NOW! (At least on the East Coast.)

July 1st, 2014

Hey, all! I’m hosting a Founding Fathers of Grunge special on SiriusXM Lithium this holiday weekend. The show debuts Thursday at noon ET/PT, and airs another half dozen times over the course of the weekend. (Full schedule here.)

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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.