Seattle-born grunge bassist who was simply among the founders of Soundgarden. After departing the music group in the first 1990s, he produced a group known as Truly. His initial Soundgarden EP, Screaming Lifestyle, premiered in Oct of 1987. A songwriter and a bass participant, he constructed such Soundgarden music as “ALL OF YOUR Lays,” “Nazi Drivers,” and “Heretic.” He was raised in Seattle, Washington. He and vocalist Chris Cornell had been both founding associates of Soundgarden.