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Jimmy Page and Chris Cornell Deliver Led Zeppelin History Lesson in L.A.

The Soundgarden singer highlighted photos from Page’s new book for the famed guitarist to riff on during the nearly two-hour talk.

11/13/2014

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Chris Cornell Covers Van Morrison, Cat Stevens, Mashes Up U2 and Metallica at NY Concert

He explained that he played “Crazy Love” for his wife (who was sitting in the front row with their children) at their engagement party, and then thanked his mother-in-law — who was hanging out at side stage — for allowing him to marry her daughter. Later on in the show, he covered another mellow classic from the same year, Cat Stevens’ “Trouble” — another far cry from the harder songs Cornell used to cover and name-check.

11/18/2013

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Highlights From The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony

This weekend, the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame induction ceremony, which took place April 18 at Los Angeles’ Nokia Theatre, airs on HBO. The event is always a long affair — but it always […]

05/16/2013

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Heart Go Crazy At Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Induction With Fellow Seattle Bands

“My name is Chris Cornell, and I’m here to induct my hometown heroes, Heart.” That’s how the Sound Garden frontman started his Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame induction speech. Cornell continued by saying, “Let us now praise sisters […]

04/18/2013

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John Fogerty, Mike McCready, Jerry Cantrell Added To Rock Hall Induction Ceremony

The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony – set to take place at Los Angeles’ Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE on April 18 – has just added a lot of star power to its […]

03/26/2013

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Chris Cornell And Soundgarden To Rock President Obama’s Inauguration

With a line-up that already boasts such music superstars as fun., Stevie Wonder, Katy Perry, and members of the Glee cast, it has been confirmed that Seattle rock icons Soundgarden will be performing at President […]

01/21/2013

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Nile Rodgers Gets The Best Birthday Card Ever

Nile Rodgers is a well-liked guy. As the leader of Chic, he’s responsible for some of the biggest hit singles ever, including “Le Freak” and “Good Times.” And as a producer, he’s helmed records by Madonna, David Bowie, David Lee Roth and Mick Jagger. So, it’s no surprise that he has a lot of famous friends, many of whom sent him video or voicemail messages to celebrate his 60th birthday.

09/25/2012

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Chris Cornell Adds Show Opening For Obama, Cancels Gig At Jay-Z’s Made In America

Chris Cornell has shuffled his weekend schedule around a bit. Yesterday he announced that he would be “opening” for Barack Obama, along with indie rock band The National, this Saturday at one of the President’s campaign stops in Des Moines, Iowa. Later in the day, he posted a message on his saying that he had to cancel his appearance at Jay-Z’s Made In America Festival this Sunday due to “scheduling conflicts.”

08/29/2012

Hear Carlos Santana’s New Album “Guitar Heaven” And Watch Behind-The-Scenes Videos

[lastfm]Carlos Santana[/lastfm]’s new album Guitar Heaven: The Greatest Guitar Classics of All Time hit stores this week. Check out a selection of behind-the-scenes video clips, and for a limited time you can also play the […]

09/21/2010

Epic Cover Album: Carlos Santana is El Fuego

Absolutely no guitarist but Carlos Santana has that combo of having played vintage Woodstock and having those much envied magical latin fingers. Santana got to work and play gigs with some of the world’s most treasured older musicians […]

06/25/2010

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