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    Soundgarden The Rainbow KCMU Benefit Concert Poster (1985). Rare. Printed on paper for a series of Seattle shows from October 13-17, "The Beef Goes On" to benefit radio station KCMU (now known as KEXP). The poster features many local bands, including Soundgarden and Green River (which featured future members of Mudhoney and Pearl Jam). Measures 11" x 17". In Near Mint condition.

    This is the earliest Soundgarden concert poster we have ever seen. The band were yet to sign to the Sub Pop label, and did not release their debut single "Hunted Down" until 1987. Amazingly, until 1985, Chris Cornell was playing drums as well as singing vocals, until he enlisted his friend Scott Sundquist to take over, which allowed Cornell to concentrate on lead vocals.
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    March, 2019
    16th-17th Saturday-Sunday
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