Chris Cornell’s death Wednesday night in Detroit has been ruled a suicide by hanging following an autopsy yesterday. That was confirmed less than a day after he was discovered on the floor of the bathroom in his room at the MGM Grand Detroit. Chris’ wife called a family friend and asked him to check on him a little before midnight. Soundgarden had just played the Fox Theatre in Detroit at the start of their North American tour.
The three studio albums that made Nickelback an arena act will be released on vinyl July 7th. 2001’s breakthrough album “Silver Side Up,” 2003’s “The Long Road” and 2005’s “The All The Right Reasons” will be released on 140-gram vinyl, marking the first time that Silver Side Up and The Long Road will get the vinyl treatment.
Sammy Hagar is again floating the idea of reuniting with Van Halen for a tour that would feature both him and original/current singer David Lee Roth sharing lead vocal duties, saying “I would only do (a reunion) with Sam and Dave anyway. I’d rather Dave go out and sing his own songs. I’ll sing my songs. That would be the ultimate show, I think.