Songs from the Superunknown

album by Soundgarden

Songs from the Superunknown is an EP by the grunge band Soundgarden. It was released on November 21, 1995 through A&M Records. It was released on the same day as the CD-ROM Alive in the Superunknown.

Songs from the Superunknown
EP by
ReleasedNovember 21, 1995
Recorded19931994
GenreAlternative rock, grunge
Length23:42
LabelA&M
ProducerMichael Beinhorn, Brendan O'Brien, Soundgarden
Soundgarden chronology
'Superunknown
(1994)
Songs from the Superunknown 'Down on the Upside
(1996)

OverviewEdit

The EP is the audio-only counterpart to Alive in the Superunknown. "Jerry Garcia's Finger" is featured exclusively on Songs from the Superunknown.

The CD-ROM Alive in the Superunknown contains the first four tracks from Songs from the Superunknown plus a multimedia portion featuring photos of the band, a video game, four music videos ("My Wave", "Fell on Black Days", "Black Hole Sun", and "The Day I Tried to Live"), and a live video of "Kickstand", among other things.

Track listingEdit

All songs written by Chris Cornell, except where noted:

  1. "Superunknown" (Cornell, Kim Thayil) – 5:06
  2. "Fell on Black Days" – 5:26
    • An alternate version, it is the one used in the music video for the song.
  3. "She Likes Surprises" – 3:17
    • Appeared on international versions of Superunknown
  4. "Like Suicide" (acoustic) – 6:11
    • Performed acoustically and appeared on the "Black Hole Sun" single
  5. "Jerry Garcia's Finger" (Matt Cameron, Cornell, Ben Shepherd, Thayil) – 4:00
    • Previously unreleased. Only available on Songs from the Superunknown.

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