Soundgarden Confirmed for Hard Rock Calling
29 Mar 2012
Seattle alternative music rock band, Soundgarden, have been confirmed for the opening of rock festival, Hard Rock Calling.
The festival takes place on Friday 13th July 2012, Saturday 14th July 2012 and the finale on Sunday 15th July 2012.
Soundgarden now compromise of Chris Cornell (singer), Kim Thayil (lead guitarist), Matt Cameron (drummer), while bassist Ben Shepherd replaced Yamamoto in 1990. The original line up included bassist Hiro Yamamoto and Jason Everman (bassist/guitarist).
The iconic ‘90s band has also confirmed they are to release “Live To Rise”, a new song recorded for the soundtrack for the film, The Avengers.
Hard Rock Calling tickets for all three days are bound to be highly in demand as Bruce Springsteen & The E-Street Band play on the 14th July 2012, while the legendary Paul Simon (from Simon & Garfunkel) are on the 15th July 2012 and Jamaican singer and actor, Jimmy Cliff who sang "You Can Get It If You Really Want” are set to perform on the last of the festival.
You can now secure your Hard Rock Calling tickets on Ticketmaster’s GET ME IN! ticket market.