Alice In Chains
At the height of the ’90s “grunge” era, members of three of Seattle’s biggest bands got together for a side-project that has taken on legendary status. Mad Season featured Pearl Jam‘s guitarist Mike McCready, Alice In Chains‘ frontman Layne Staley and Screaming Trees drummer Barrett Martin (along with a lesser-known bass player named John Baker Saunders). Their sole album, Above, featured a couple of classic songs, including “River Of Deceit,” “Wake Up” and “I Don’t Know Anything.”
I was lucky enough to have seen Alice while Layne was alive a handfull of times…
Remember when grunge ruled the Earth, and Alice in Chains were among the sound’s biggest acts? The band is back in action with a new lead singer and the first song from a promised 2013 full-length. Good times.
Alice in Chains will ALWAYS be at the top of my list of bands–and not just cuz Layne died. And certainly not cuz Mike Starr almost tainted their name on Celebrity Rehab. It’s the songs, […]
The so-called Seattle Sound laid waste to the Danger Dangers of the world in the early ’90’s…looks like a flannel resurgence could be upon us. Where’s my axe? The one with the blade, not the […]
Just when you think [lastfm]Alice in Chains[/lastfm] couldn’t be more awesome, they have a Fantasy Football League
[lastfm]ALICE IN CHAINS[/lastfm] singer/guitarist William DuVall told Billboard.com that fans should have no reason to suspect anything else but more to come from the 21st Century incarnation of Alice In Chains. “It would be fairly […]
Alice In Chains guitarist Jerry Cantrell is talking about the band’s upcoming tour with Deftones and Mastodon.
[lastfm]Alice in Chains [/lastfm]have just been added to the lineup for this summer’s Rock ‘n’ Rev Festival, which kicks off August 9 and runs through August 13. The five-day festival is teaming up with the […]
[lastfm]Alice in Chains [/lastfm]have announced a new leg of their current trek. The band will hit the road in what has been dubbed the BLACKDIAMONDSKYE tour. Confirming rumors that have been swirling since last month, […]