Chris Cornell, whose shocking death at age 52 has jolted the music world, may have been known best as the lead singer of Soundgarden, but his music also appeared prominently on numerous film soundtracks, and he even made the occasional onscreen cameo. Cornell’s signature high-pitched wail, either fronting his full band or as a solo artist, helped color movies across all genres, from action (The Avengers) to thriller (Pacific Heights), comedy (Wayne’s World) to drama (The Basketball Diaries), and even Tarantino (True Romance). To honor the late musician, we’ve rounded up the five best Cornell songs featured in movies.
Remember how we mentioned that Pearl Jam has a documentary coming out that's directed by Cameron Crowe and features videos filmed throughout their entire career? Well, if you didn't remember now you know! And now there's a trailer for 'Pearl Jam Twenty'. And it's AWESOME, btw. ALSO, it will apparently have some footage of Kurt Cobain most likely talking about Pearl Jam! Check it out after the jump
We told you about Pearl Jam having a documentary coming out directed by Cameron Crowe. Now, Crowe has said the Pearl Jam documentary will make a debut in September. He also gave a little insight on how it was made.
Pearl Jam have a documentary coming out for their 20th anniversary. Cameron Crowe directed the documentary that goes through the good times and bad over the last 20 years of Pearl Jam. Bassist Jeff Ament talks about watching the documentary and the painful things that are in it. See what he has to say.