Latest Layne Staley News



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...

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...

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...

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...

Rehab Show Leaves Cantrell And Kinney 'Disgusted'

20th February 2010

ALICE IN CHAINS stars JERRY CANTRELL and SEAN KINNEY have blasted the producers of U.S. reality show CELEBRITY REHAB for...

Elton Joins Alice In Chains For Staley Tribute

12th August 2009

SIR ELTON JOHN has added his voice to an upcoming tribute to ALICE IN CHAINS rocker LAYNE STALEY.The Brit sings...

Metallica Leave Staley Tribute Off Album

26th September 2008

METALLICA frontman JAMES HETFIELD penned a touching musical tribute to tragic ALICE IN CHAINS star LAYNE STALEY - but decided...

Metallica Album Tribute To Staley

19th September 2008

METALLICA's new album DEATH MAGNETIC was written as a tribute to tragic ALICE IN CHAINS rocker LAYNE STALEY. Frontman James...

Alice In Chains Star Lookalike Signs Up For Biopic

22nd February 2008

Hollywood newcomer LATHAN MCKAY has been selected to play tragic ALICE IN CHAINS frontman LAYNE STALEY in upcoming biopic GET...

Alice In Chains Launch World Tour With Guest-packed Gig

17th May 2006

Reunited rockers ALICE IN CHAINS kicked off their first tour in 10 years with a free gig in Seattle, Washington,...

Revolver's Mckagan Hits The Road With Alice In Chains

27th April 2006

VELVET REVOLVER bassist DUFF MCKAGAN has joined rockers ALICE IN CHAINS for the group's upcoming world tour. The former GUNS...

Hetfield Forms Charity Supergroup

26th April 2006

METALLICA singer JAMES HETFIELD will give a supergroup performance at an addiction charity fundraiser in Los Angeles next month (MAY06)....

Alice In Chains Plan European Invasion

12th April 2006

Rockers ALICE IN CHAINS have lined up their first European tour in a decade, their first dates outside the US...

Alice In Chains Reuniting For Tour

25th February 2006

The surviving members of ALICE IN CHAINS are hitting the road this summer for the first time since former frontman...

Alice In Chains Cantrell Injures Shoulder

13th December 2005

ALICE IN CHAINS guitarist JERRY CANTRELL is recovering in hospital after injuring his shoulder. Cantrell, 39, was treated in...

Alice In Chains Regroup For Heart Show

30th November 2005

The surviving members of rock group ALICE IN CHAINS are reuniting for a concert with sister duo HEART. The...

Van Halen Won't Be Signing Up For Rock Star Show

23rd October 2005

Rockers VAN HALEN have ruled themselves out of the sequel to hit US reality series ROCK STAR: INXS, insisting they...

Alice In Chains Stars To Reunite For Tsunami Show

2nd February 2005

The surviving members of rockers ALICE IN CHAINS are to reunite for the first time since 1996 at an upcoming...

Alice In Chains Reunion Planned

11th February 2004

The remaining members of ALICE IN CHAINS are planning a summer (04) jam session to see if they can continue...

Pearl Jam To Release Tragic Alice In Chains Singer Tribute

23rd October 2003

Grunge gods PEARL JAM have decided to include a track frontman EDDIE VEDDER wrote on the day discovered his pal...