Wednesday, May 11, 2011

VIDEO: Chris Cornell rocks Bob Marley classic on Jimmy Fallon

Chris Cornell recently wrapped up his first-ever solo acoustic “Songbook” tour, playing cities across North America.

Cornell heads back out on tour in July with Soundgarden, and tickets are going on sale this week.

Soundgarden’s official web site,, will hold a special fan site only ticket pre-sale for all registered members beginning Monday, May 9 at 10 a.m. PST and ending on Wednesday, May 11 at 5 p.m. PST or until tickets are gone. The pre-sale will be staggered. Be sure to check the pre-sale schedule with the exact time and date each city goes on sale.

On sale dates for the general public start from May 13 – check the band’s site for confirmed details here.

Cornell stopped by Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Tuesday to deliver a real treat during the show’s week-long tribute to Bob Marley: an acoustic version of the reggae legend’s “Redemption Song.”

Chris Cornell – Redemption Song
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon – May 10, 2011

See also:

Soundgarden announce remaining summer tour dates
Soundgarden announce first dates for summer tour
Soundgarden: Preview ‘Live On I-5’
Chris Cornell: Soundgarden start recording next week
Soundgarden talk live album, new music
Soundgarden planning new album in 2011