Kim A. Thayil (born September 4, 1960) is an American musician best known as the lead guitarist of the Seattle-based rock band Soundgarden, which he cofounded with singer Chris Cornell and bassist Hiro Yamamoto in 1984. Thayil was named the 100th greatest guitarist of all time by Rolling Stone.
http://bit.ly/YajnDW Premier Guitar's Chris Kies is on location in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, at the Eagles Ballroom, where he catches up with Soundgarden's Kim Thayil, Chris Cornell, and Ben Shepherd...
Kim A. Thayil (born September 4, 1960) is an American musician best known as the lead guitarist of the Seattle-based rock band Soundgarden, which he cofounded with singer Chris Cornell and bassist Hiro Yamamoto in 1984. en.wikipedia.org
Birth Name: Kim A. Thayil Place of Birth: Seattle, Washington, U.S. Date of Birth: September 4, 1960 Ethnicity: Indian Kim Thayil is an American musician. He is known as the lead guitarist of the Seattle-based rock band Soundgarden. ethnicelebs.com
Kim Thayil's Guitars Kim's main guitar is a black '90s reissue Guild S-100 (left) that he's had since the early '90s. He prefers this model because of the distance between the tailpiece and bridge, as he plays and bends strings behind the bridge. www.premierguitar.com
Right photo is from Greg Prato Seattle band Dead Bars have announced that they will be performing at the Nirvana Returns celebration in Seattle on Friday. Nirvana bassist Krist Novoselic and Soundgarden guitarist Kim Thayil will be in attendance. www.alternativenation.net
Wayne Kramer is hitting the road to celebrate the 50th anniversary of MC5’s seminal album Kick Out the Jams. “Kick Out the Jams: The 50th Anniversary Tour” will hit festivals in Europe and headlining shows across North America. Kramer will be joined by Kim Thayil (Soundgarden), Brendan Canty ... pitchfork.com
Louder Than Love is the second studio album by American grunge band Soundgarden.It was released on September 5, 1989, by A&M Records.After touring in support of their first studio album, Ultramega OK (1988), Soundgarden signed with A&M and began work on its first album for a major label. en.wikipedia.org