via variety January 16, 2019 will finally see the stars of the rock world align to formally pay tribute to the late Chris Cornell. The Soundgarden, Temple of The Dog, Audioslave legend passed away of an apparent suicide in May, 2017.
Jimmy Kimmel has been tapped to host “I Am the Highway: A Tribute to Chris Cornell”. It takes place at The Forum in Los Angeles. Performers will include members of Cornell’s bands plus appearances by Metallica, Foo Fighters, Ryan Adams and more to be announced.
The concert will benefit the Chris and Vicky Cornell Foundation as well as The Epidermolysis Bullosa Medical Research Foundation, a nonprofit dedicated to raising funds and awareness for this painful and debilitating genetic disorder,
If you feel like making the trek, tickets go on sale Friday, November 16 at 10AM PST (1pm EST) at Ticketmaster.com. As for the rest of us, let's hope they're rolling film for a future video release.