Tag Archives: Jerry Cantrell

Alice In Chains Starting Work On New Album

Posted by on January 11, 2012

Hands down, Alice In Chains’ Black Gives Way To Blue was the biggest surprise of 2009. The band’s first album in 14 years, and first since the death of Layne Staley, had a lot going against it. Instead, Black Gives Way To Blue not only premiered in the top 10, but turned out to be […]

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Video: Rex Brown And Members Of Disturbed, Anthrax, Machine Head And More Perform At Dimebash 2011

Posted by on December 15, 2011

Last night, some of metal’s elite came together to honor the late Dimebag Darrell at this year’s Dimebash. While the night saw special appearances from Scott Ian (Anthrax), David Draiman (Disturbed), Serj Tankian (System Of A Down), Geezer Butler (Black Sabbath, added to the bill just before the show), Tom Morello (Rage Against The Machine), Sebastian […]

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Dave Mustaine, Ozzy Osbourne, Rob Halford, Glenn Danzig And More Join Metallica Onstage For Last Two 30th Anniversary Shows

Posted by on December 12, 2011

This past weekend, Metallica performed the last two nights of their intimate 30th Anniversary shows at the Filmore in San Francisco. And like the first and second nights, the last two shows were jam packed with lots of surprise guests. So many, in fact, that we’re going to have to break down a few of […]

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Members Of Pantera, Slipknot, Anthrax And More Set To Appear At “Dimebash 2011”

Posted by on December 7, 2011

Last year’s Dimebash saw members of Slayer, Machine Head, and many others shared the stage for one night to pay tribute to the late Dimebag Darrell.  And it looks like organizers are going to top themselves, as details regarding this year’s Dimebash have been revealed. Already slated to appear at this year’s Dimebash are musicians […]

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Alice In Chains, Metal Elite Respond To Mike Starr’s Death

Posted by on March 9, 2011

Last night it was discovered that former Alice In Chains bassist Mike Starr, who was in the band from 1987 to 1993, had passed away. He was 44 years old. While the cause of death is still unknown, Starr’s drug addiction has been well noted and even documented on Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew. And […]

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Kerry King, Jerry Cantrell To Appear On ESPN SportsNation

Posted by on October 14, 2010

Slayer’s Kerry King will be holding a live chat on ESPN’s SportsNation today (October 14) at 3:30 pm EST, while Alice In Chains guitarist Jerry Cantrell will also be chatting at SportsNation today at 5pm EST.

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We Preview Alice In Chains’ Black Gives Way To Blue : A Return To Form

Posted by on July 22, 2009

For a band that’s one of the cornerstones of the Seattle grunge sound, it’s pretty amazing to think that Alice In Chains released only three full-length albums in a little over five years. And it’s even more sad when realizing that although the band’s last album was released in 1995, that frontman Layne Staley didn’t overdose […]

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The Best Video Ever Of The Week: Alice In Chains Returns!

Posted by on July 20, 2009

Last month, you got your first taste of the long-awaited return of Alice In Chains. Now, we’re more than happy to bring you the first video from Black Gives Way To Blue! The clip for “A Looking In View” is super dark and filled with the same kind of imagery that freaked out your mom […]

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Download New Alice In Chains Now!

Posted by on June 30, 2009

Alice In Chains has posted a download for “A Looking In View,” a new song from their long-awaited album Black Gives Way To Blue. On first listen, we’re very impressed. The vocals sound almost exactly the same as they did before. That’s not a slag against new vocalist William DuVall, either. Jerry Cantrell was behind […]

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