Scream Tour

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Scream Tour
Tour by Chris Cornell
Associated album Scream
Start date February 23, 2009
End date July 11, 2009
Legs 4


Chris Cornell concert chronology
Carry On Tour
Scream Tour
Soungbook Tour

The Scream tour was a concert tour by singer-songwriter Chris Cornell, taking place in 2009, supporting his third solo studio album Scream, his R&B/pop collaboration with producer Timbaland.

The tour started with a special short European leg, made out of 5 dates, especially to promote the release of the album. During these shows, the album was played as a whole from beginning to end, with a special 5-song encore, made up of other Chris Cornell songs, mostly Soundgarden songs.

During the next legs of the tour, the setlist was different almost every night and even though some songs remained a staple for every night, setlists were diverse and included songs from all of Cornell's solo albums, including Soundgarden, Temple of the Dog and Audioslave, as well as some covers of songs by Michael Jackson, Bob Marley, Led Zeppelin and more.

Between May 11–28, 2009, Cornell played a whole French tour in support of Lenny Kravitz. The French leg included 11 shows, after which Cornell went on a full European tour, playing mostly festival dates such as Rock am Ring, Nova Rock and Download Festival, as well as playing non-festival club shows in such countries as Belgium, Germany, Luxembourg, Denmark, Israel and more.

Cornell was set to headline the Sunset Strip Music Festival in Los Angeles on September 12, 2009, but it was announced on September 2, that this performance will be cancelled due to unforeseen band scheduling conflicts. It was speculated that Cornell will announce further dates instead of that dates, as well as more US dates to make up the second headlining North American leg of the tour, though these plans were eventually cancelled, due to the album's poor reception.[1] Cornell decided to stop promoting the album and instead going on a short break, during which he reunited with Soundgarden.

Tour dates[edit]

Date City Country Venue
Europe, Leg #1
February 23, 2009 London England Scala
February 24, 2009 Paris France La Cigale
February 26, 2009 Amsterdam Netherlands Paradiso
February 27, 2009 Berlin Germany Columbiahalle
March 2, 2009 London England O2 Shepherds Bush Empire
South America
March 25, 2009 Santiago Chile Pepsi Fest
North America
March 28, 2009 Dallas, Texas United States House of Blues
March 29, 2009 Houston, Texas Warehouse Live
March 30, 2009 Austin, Texas Stubbs Bar-B-Q
March 31, 2009 New Orleans, Louisiana United States House of Blues
April 1, 2009 Atlanta, Georgia United States CW Center Stage
April 3, 2009 Atlantic City, New Jersey Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa
April 4, 2009 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Electric Factory
April 5, 2009 Washington, D.C. 9:30 Club
April 7, 2009 New York City, New York Webster Hall
April 8, 2009
April 10, 2009 Boston, Massachusetts House of Blues
April 11, 2009 Montclair, New Jersey Wellmont Theatre
April 13, 2009 Cleveland, Ohio House of Blues
April 14, 2009 Ann Arbor, Michigan Michigan Theater
April 15, 2009 Indianapolis, Indiana Vogue Theatre
April 17, 2009 Milwaukee, Wisconsin Pabst Theater
April 18, 2009 Saint Paul, Minnesota The Myth
April 19, 2009 Chicago, Illinois Riviera Theatre
April 21, 2009 St. Louis, Missouri Pop's
April 22, 2009 Kansas City, Missouri Harrah's Voodoo Lounge
April 24, 2009 Denver, Colorado Ogden Theater
April 25, 2009 Salt Lake City, Utah The Depot
April 27, 2009 Seattle, Washington Showbox at the Market
April 28, 2009 Vancouver, British Columbia Canada Commodore Ballroom
April 29, 2009 Portland, Oregon United States Crystal Ballroom
May 1, 2009 San Francisco, California Grand Regency Ballroom
May 2, 2009 Anaheim, California House of Blues
May 3, 2009 Los Angeles, California Wiltern Theatre
Europe, Leg #2
May 11, 2009 Nice France Nikaia
May 13, 2009 Toulouse Le Zénith
May 14, 2009 Bordeaux Patinoire Mériadeck
May 16, 2009 Nantes Le Zénith
May 19, 2009 Rennes Le Musikhall
May 20, 2009 Paris Palais Omnisports de Paris-Bercy
May 22, 2009 Tours Grand Hall
May 24, 2009 Amnéville Galaxie
May 25, 2009 Strasbourg Zénith de Strasbourg
May 27, 2009 Lyon Halle Tony Garnier
May 28, 2009 Clermont-Ferrand Le Zénith
May 30, 2009 Landgraaf Netherlands Pinkpop Festival
May 31, 2009 Bochum Germany Zeche
June 2, 2009 Groningen Netherlands De Oosterpoort
June 3, 2009 Brussels Belgium Ancienne Belgique
June 5, 2009 Nürnberg Germany Rock im Park
June 7, 2009 Nürburg Rock am Ring
June 9, 2009 Luxembourg City Luxembourg Den Atelier
June 10, 2009 Zürich Switzerland X-tra
June 11, 2009 Crans-près-Céligny Caribana Festival
June 13, 2009 Donington England Download Festival
June 14, 2009 Dublin Ireland Olympia Theatre
June 17, 2009 Tel Aviv Israel Trade Fairs & Convention Center
June 20, 2009 Nickelsdorf Austria Nova Rock Festival
June 21, 2009 Prague Czech Republic The Roxy
June 23, 2009 Hamburg Germany Markthalle
June 24, 2009 Berlin Huxley's
June 25, 2009 Szczecin Poland Szczecin Rock Festival
June 27, 2009 Borlänge Sweden Peace & Love Festival
June 29, 2009 Copenhagen Denmark Store Vega
July 1, 2009 Aarhus Train
July 3, 2009 Kristiansand Norway Quart Festival
July 6, 2009 Milan Italy Villa Arconati
July 7, 2009 Rome Italy Fiesta
July 10, 2009 Bilbao Spain Bilbao Live Festival
July 11, 2009 Oeiras Portugal Optimus Alive! Festival


  • Chris Cornell - lead vocals
  • Yogi Lonich - guitar
  • Peter Thorn - guitar
  • Corey McCormick - bass
  • Jason Sutter - drums, percussion