Alice in Chains developed their unique twin-vocal sound thanks to Layne Staley encouraging Jerry Cantrell to sing more.
Alice in Chains
By the time Layne Staley‘s lifeless body was finally discovered in 2002, he’d been dead for days – and Alice in Chains were a barely functioning unit.
Alice in Chains' 'Sap' EP came out on Feb. 4, 1992.
Bassist Mike Inez said the band are working on the follow-up to 2013's 'The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here.'
Alice in Chains released their appearance on MTV's 'Unplugged' on July 30, 1996.
Jerry Cantrell says that their 2009 song about their deceased lead singer is "still really tough for me to listen to.”
Layne Staley fronted Alice in Chains for the last time when they opened up for Kiss on July 3, 1996.
Seattle audio designer Jesse Holt tweeted that he's finishing tracks recorded by the late frontman of Alice in Chains before he died in 2002.
Alice In Chains resurfaced for the first time in two years to record for MTV, but it's unlikely anyone knew it would be one of their singer's final shows.
Alice in Chains were never a grunge band in the Sub Pop sense of the word, but they came to define a metallic edge of the genre.