RIP Chris Cornell

Yo, this be Reuben. I know me and Milo said we probably wouldn't write anything for ye for the time being, but I've gotta write something about this. Once an incredible singer and songwriter, now a legend. Chris Cornell was a huge part of grunge at the heart of Soundgarden and Temple of the Dog…Read more RIP Chris Cornell

I’m Also Doing a Top Ten Bands Redux – Reuben

Ayt? Yup, Milo did his oddly named Top Ten Bands Redux, so I thought I might as well do one myself. And NOT just cuz, cuz my opinions have changed. Now, prepare for a badly written, biased and gushing top ten bands -- again. 10. Primus I'm sorry, but I couldn't not mention Primus. They're…Read more I’m Also Doing a Top Ten Bands Redux – Reuben

Soundgarden – Superunknown (1994) Review

Chris Cornell has been involved in various things through the years, and before this point the only one of his projects I'd listened to was Audioslave. Admittedly, Audioslave is a fantastic one if any to start on; but based on how good Superunknown is I think it's got some competition. The album starts very strongly…Read more Soundgarden – Superunknown (1994) Review

Audioslave (Eponymous, 2002) Review

Now this is rock. Audioslave truly is rock; proper groovy, catchy, riff-y rock. It's got the influence from old time classic rock and Rage Against the Machine - which it shares the presence of the guitar genius Tom Morello with. It's band members are, well, Tom Morello, Chris Cornell, Brad Wilk and Tim Commerford. They are…Read more Audioslave (Eponymous, 2002) Review