VIDEO OF CHRIS CORNELL PERFORMING “OUTSHINED” WITH A FAN

Chris Cornell performing with Ben Dawson on June 20, 2012 at Newcastle City Hall.

  • Ben

    That was me!!!

  • Simon

    Motherfucker Lucky 😉

  • Langy

    Awesome job dude that must of felt awesome

  • Ben

    Most awesome moment of my life!

  • darthvedder

    so he called someone from the audience? What’s the back story?

  • Michael

    He did this in Indianapolis when someone from the audience yelled that he could play Sunshower.

  • Michael

    And BTW, good job, very solid performance from both of you, you didn’t really have any mistakes, and you played each part right so Chris knew exactly when and where to go vocally, that’s really cool!

  • Rob

    Ben you the man!!! That was awesome!!!

  • RödeOrm

    …matching outfits and nearly same hair?

  • Calvin McLain

    VERY IMPRESSIVE JOB PLAYING THAT SONG! PERFECT JOB!

  • jjc19461

    Great job Chris and Ben Dawson! Excellent! You kind of look like Paul Mccartney too.

  • Matt A

    Cool as shit.

  • Calvin McLain

    Watched it again and am still amazed how well Ben Dawson played that with Cornell. I mean he had no prior knowledge nor did Chris and they did a fantastic job together. Being an acoustic guitar player myself and having that be one of my all time dreams I imagine I would be nervous as hell playing those transitions standing next to Mr. Cornell, the legend. Ben did as good as anyone possibly could IMO. I’d like to see/hear other versions as discussed on here previously, sometimes they are butchered and like this one and another from Orlando I believe they sound damn impressive. Great idea Chris to incorporate that into your shows, it’s original and brings a whole new level of participation to the audience at a acoustic rock show. You cease to amaze.

  • SuperSG

    way to go bro. impressive in the moment

  • Staley_Forever

    @Ben

    That was totally fucking awesome bro. Good job!!!!

  • Pete

    Awesome man, I can play Outshined myself too… in my basement with no one around. :)

  • Jim

    Awesome fun.

    Many’s the nite Eric Kretz has called in sick and I’ve needed to fill in at my house! 😉

  • Pingback: Chris Cornell Performs Acoustic Version of Soundgarden’s ‘Outshined’ With Fan

  • http://www.gametrailers.com/users/Hangnail/gamepad/ Breadbitten

    That guy looks a LOT like Steve Diggle!

  • Pingback: Chris Cornell Makes a Fan’s Day By Letting Him Play ‘Outshined’ @ Antiquiet

  • Casper

    Absolutely awesome. I love when shit like this happens. Great job, Ben. I would be too intimidated to play anything like that next to someone like that.

  • tom

    First of all great job that was an amazing rendition, secondly I have never been more jealous in my life ha ha.

  • Eggman2112

    The best thing about this clip is even the haters of world don’t have a bad thing to say. Great job Ben, must have been $hitting yourself up there.