Layne Staley

Watch Layne Staley's Mother Sings Her Son's Music from Mad Season

In case you were wondering where Layne Staley got his singing skills from, look no further. Nancy Staley, mother of late Alice In Chains vocalist Lay Staley, appeared onstage to sing along to Mad Season's "Wake Up" during a tribute show in Seattle, WA. The video, which was posted in September 2018...
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That Time James Hetfield Performed 'Would' Live with Alice In Chains

The year was 2006. Ten years since Alice In Chains' final show with Layne Staley and four years since his untimely death. The previous year the band's surviving members (Jerry Cantrell, Mike Inez, Sean Kinney) had reunited to perform at a benefit concert to support the victims of the deathly...
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25 Years Ago & 17 Years Ago: Kurt Cobain & Layne Staley Die On April 5th

In a somewhat bizarre coincidence, two grunge figureheads - Kurt Cobain from Nirvana in 1994, and Layne Staley from Alice In Chains in 2002, both died on April 5th. Cobain's death occurred at the height of Nirvana's popularity, as a result of a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head. His death...
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25 Years Ago: Alice In Chains Releases 'Jar Of Flies'

When Alice In Chains first hit the airwaves, life was good. They were one of the biggest acts in the country, they put five singles from their latest album Dirt on the radio, and they just rocked the faces off of everyone at one of the biggest music festivals in the country, Lollapalooza. All of...
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Chris Cornell, Matt Cameron, Kim Thayil, Ben Shepherd in 2012

Soundgarden Is Probably Done, But There's Music You Haven't Heard

Guitarist Kim Thayil talks life after Chris Cornell
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