Monday night (November 12) Soundgarden performed a nearly hour-long set comprising mainly of new material at the Ed Sullivan Theater in New York City as part of the Live On Letterman concert series.
Soundgarden’s Winter 2013 North American tour will make a stop at the Orpheum Theatre in Minneapolis on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013.
Soundgarden’s reunion has been going on for a while: after frontman Chris Cornell tweeted “School’s back in session” on January 1, 2010, the band headlined that summer’s Lollapalooza. In 2011, they toured, and earlier this year, they released a brand new song, “Live To Rise” from the soundtrack to “The Avengers.”
In a statement that was posted yesterday (Tuesday, August 24) on [lastfm]SOUNDGARDEN[/lastfm]‘s official web site, Shepherd attempts to clarify his comments in the Spin story, saying, “I feel the banner saying that I am homeless […]
[lastfm]Soundgarden [/lastfm]bassist [lastfm]Ben Shepherd [/lastfm]has revealed that he is ‘totally broke’ and technically homeless — despite the band reforming this year. In an interview with Spin magazine the bassist for the Seattle grunge band – […]