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Music Producer Rick Parashar Dies

17th August 2014

Rick Parashar, the music producer behind Alice In Chains and Pearl Jam's hits, has died aged 50.The music mogul passed away on Thursday (14Aug14) at his home in Seattle, Washington, his assistant Matthew Freeman confirmed....

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The Sound Of Seattle: Budweiser Made In America See How Music Has Changed In The Noisy City

By Holly Williams | 22nd July 2014

Nirvana remains to be one of the best things to come out of SeattleSeattle has one of the most legendary music scenes in America so it's only right that we delve into their record collection...

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Metallica Promise To Return To The UK

7th July 2014

Metallica have vowed to return to the UK ''very soon''.The heavy metal rockers closed the Sonisphere festival at Knebworth House, Hertfordshire, East England last night (06.07.14) and enjoyed that performance, and their headline slot at...

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Ellie Goulding, Goo Goo Dolls And Pretty Lights Are Among The Acts To Look Forward To At Florida's Sunfest 2014

By Holly Williams | 30th April 2014

SunFest is back in Florida once again with another impressively diverse line-up and non-stop activity for five days. This year, the bill is headlined by Kid Rock, Ellie Goulding and Robin Thicke.Probably the best sun-soaked...

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Rockers Sign Up For Fantasy Camp In Las Vegas

30th March 2014

Members of Stone Temple Pilots, Alice In Chains and Jane's Addiction have signed on to offer up tips and advice at an upcoming Rock 'n' Roll Fantasy Camp in Las Vegas.Alice in Chains guitarist Jerry...

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Fascinating Fact: 3836494

26th August 2013

Green Day, Avenged Sevenfold, and Alice In Chains are among the big-name acts signed up for next year's (14) Soundwave Festival in Australia. Other acts on the bill include Megadeth, Rob Zombie, Placebo, and Stone...

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Alice In Chains Pleased With 'Ugly' Golden God

18th June 2013

Alice in Chains were pleased with their ''ugly'' Icon award at the Metal Hammer Golden Gods.The grunge band were ecstatic to win the title at the award ceremony in London last night (17.06.13) shouting ''we're...

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Daft Punk Still At One As Little Mix Debut High On The U.s. Album Chart

6th June 2013

Daft Punk have scored a second week at the top of the U.S. album chart, keeping rockers Alice In Chains from number one.The French electronic music duo's Random Access Memories debuted at the top of...

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Layne Staley's Mother Files Lawsuit Against Alice In Chains

13th May 2013

The mother of tragic former Alice In Chains frontman Layne Staley has filed a lawsuit against the surviving members of the band.Nancy MCCallum claims the rockers have been trying to stop her from collecting royalties...

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Memorial Show Set For Mike Starr

6th March 2013

The musical legacy of Alice In Chains rocker Mike Starr will be celebrated at a special memorial show on Thursday (07Mar13) to mark the second anniversary of his death.The musician, who had a history of...

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Layne Staley's Car Up For Sale To Fans

25th January 2013

The sportscar once owned by tragic Alice In Chains singer Layne Staley has been put up for sale.The group's longtime roadie, Tavis, is selling the vehicle and he's offering fans the chance to buy the...

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Soundgarden & Alice In Chains To Headline Rock On The Range

24th January 2013

Reunited rock acts Soundgarden and Alice In Chains are teaming up to headline the Rock on the Range festival in Ohio in May (13).The three-day event will also feature sets from Korn, Smashing Pumpkins, Bush,...

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Alice In Chains Use Fans' Instagram Images For New Video

19th December 2012

Rockers Alice In Chains have involved fans in the band's new video by creating the promo from images submitted via picture-sharing website Instagram.The Check My Brain hitmakers reached out to their fans earlier this month...

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Download Festival Confirm Seven New Acts

6th November 2012

Queens of the Stone Age and 30 Seconds to Mars have been confirmed for next year's Download Festival.Seven new acts have been announced at the annual event - which this year celebrated its 10th anniversary...

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Black Sabbath Win At Kerrang! Awards

7th June 2012

Black Sabbath were honoured for their influence on rock music at the Kerrang! Awards this evening (07.06.12). The reformed band - made up of vocalist Ozzy Osbourne, guitarist Tomy Iommi and bass player Geezer Butler...

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Jerry Cantrell Honoured With Musicares Stevie Ray Vaughan Award

1st June 2012

Alice In Chains star Jerry Cantrell was honoured with the Stevie Ray Vaughan Award at the eighth annual MusiCares benefit in Los Angeles on Thursday (31May12).The rocker was applauded for the work he does helping...

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Fascinating Fact 12831

10th February 2012

Rocker Duff Mckagan and Alice In Chains leader Jerry Cantrell were among the "family and friends" spotted checking out Van Halen's pre-tour, invited-guests-only show at the Forum in Los Angeles on Wednesday night (08Feb12).

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William Duvall Turns Filmmaker

13th April 2011

Alice In Chains frontman William Duvall is stepping behind the camera to make a documentary about the punk rock scene in his native Atlanta, Georgia.The musician has teamed up with director Eric Johnson for the...

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Alice In Chains Star Remembered At Water Fountain Show

20th March 2011

Tragic former Alice In Chains rocker Mike Starr was sent off in style on Sunday (20Mar11) with a stunning water show at the Seattle Space Needle in his native Seattle, Washington.The group's music was played...

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Mike Starr's Funeral Delayed For Tests

15th March 2011

The funeral of former Alice In Chains bassist Mike Starr has been postponed for several weeks so medical examiners can carry out more tests on his body.The rocker, who had been fighting substance abuse problems,...

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Starr Was 'Looking For Drugs' Before His Death

10th March 2011

Former Alice In Chains bassist Mike Starr made a desperate call in a bid to obtain drugs the night before he died of a suspected overdose, according to a U.S. report.The star, who had been...

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Starr Was 'Mixing' Drugs With Medication, Says Roommate

9th March 2011

Former Alice In Chains bassist Mike Starr was "mixing" methadone with prescription pills just hours before he died, according to the tragic rocker's roommate.The star was found dead in a house in Salt Lake City,...

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Alice In Chains Bassist Mike Starr Found Dead At Home

9th March 2011

Alice In Chains bass player Mike Starr has been found dead at his home in Salt Lake City, he was 44-years-old.Alice In Chains' original bass player Mike Starr, has been found dead at his home...

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No Foul Play Suspected In Starr's Death

9th March 2011

Police investigating the death of former Alice In Chains bassist Mike Starr are waiting for the results of a post-mortem examination to determine exactly how he died but insist they do not suspect foul play.The...

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Alice In Chains Bassist Mike Starr Found Dead

9th March 2011

Former Alice in Chains bassist Mike Starr has been found dead.Police say the body of the 44-year-old rock musician was discovered yesterday (08.04.11) in a house in Salt Lake City in the US.How Mike died...

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Nikki Sixx And Steven Adler Pay Tribute To Starr

9th March 2011

Rockers Nikki Sixx and Steven Adler are leading tributes to former Alice In Chains musician Mike Starr, who died on Tuesday (08Mar11).The bassist, who appeared on Dr. Drew Pinsky's U.S. TV show Celebrity Rehab last...

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Another Alice In Chains Tragedy As Starr Dies

9th March 2011

Former Alice In Chains rocker Mike Starr has died of a suspected drug overdose in Utah.The bass player was 44. Starr joined Alice in Chains in 1987 and performed with the grunge-era group for six...

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Rocker Starr Arrested For Drug Possession

18th February 2011

Former ALICE IN CHAINS bassist MIKE STARR has been arrested for possessing drugs.The rocker, who has endured a lengthy battle with substance abuse and appeared on U.S. show Celebrity Rehab in 2009, was busted by...

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Naya Rivera Forced To Deny Car Trashing Rumours

31st August 2010

NAYA RIVERA, the star of 'Glee', was forced to deny rumours that she trashed co-star MARK SALLING'S car, British newspaper The Mirror reports. Rivera was apparently jealous that Salling was dating other woman, despite the...

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Ac/dc, Kiss And Slash Lead Rock Nominations

13th August 2010

AC/DC, Rage Against The Machine, KISS and Slash are all up for two awards at the Classic Rock Roll Of Honour. The four rock giants are all nominated for the coveted Band of the Year...

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