Layne Staley

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JACK’s Inside Track: AIC & Counting Crows

What do Alice in Chains and Counting Crows have in common? No, I’m not talkin’ about their Hair Club for Men membership…

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Alice In Chains Sued By Layne Staley’s Mother

The mother of late Alice In Chains singer Layne Staley has filed a lawsuit against his former bandmates alleging she is owed royalties from the band’s music — past, present and future.

05/14/2013

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Pearl Jam/Alice In Chains Supergroup Mad Season To Reissue ‘Above’

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.”

01/07/2013

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JACK’s Inside Track: Alice in Chains

I was lucky enough to have seen Alice while Layne was alive a handfull of times…

104.1 JACK-FM–01/07/2013

JACK’s Inside Track: Alice in Chains

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, […]

01/17/2012

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