Songs from the Superunknown

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Songs from the Superunknown
EP by Soundgarden
Released November 21, 1995
Recorded 19931994
Genre Alternative rock, grunge
Length 23:42
Label A&M
Producer Michael Beinhorn, Brendan O'Brien, Soundgarden
Soundgarden chronology
Superunknown
(1994)Superunknown1994
Songs from the Superunknown
(1995)
Down on the Upside
(1996)Down on the Upside1996

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.

Overview[change | change source]

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 listing[change | change source]

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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