1. Members of Alice in Chains, Jane's Addiction Heading to Rock Fantasy Camp

    March 28, 2014 9:37 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Rock 'n' Roll Fantasy Camp will take an alternative turn this summer. Hot off a pre-Rock and Roll Hall of Fame edition with Kiss' Gene Simmons and Tommy Thayer, the Las Vegas-based camp will bring in Alice in Chains guitarist Jerr ...

  2. Alice in Chains Started From Scratch on 'The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here'

    May 30, 2013 10:00 AM EDT The members of Alice in Chains are anxious for fans to know that their brand-new album, "The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here," is, in fact, completely brand new. Though the quartet talked about unused songs for 2009's "Black Gives Way ...

  3. Alice in Chains Deny They'll Be Extinct After 'Dinosaurs'

    April 24, 2013 9:35 AM EDT Alice In Chains will not be going the way of the dinosaur following the release of their upcoming album, so says band leader Jerry Cantrell, responding to a smattering of headlines of late. The group's fifth studio album, "The Devil Put ...

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  5. Jerry Cantrell To Be Honored By MusiCares MAP Fund

    March 22, 2012 11:40 AM EDT Jerry Cantrell, guitarist and singer from grunge metal band Alice in Chains, will be honored at the MusiCares MAP Fund benefit concert along with Sony/ATV Music Publishing's Neil Lasher. Cantrell, whose Alice In Chains bandmate Layne Staley d ...

  6. Mike Starr Remembered by Alice in Chains Bandmates, Rockers

    March 09, 2011 9:20 AM EST 0 0 0 A lice in Chains members Jerry Cantrell and Sean Kinney have spoken out about their former bandmate and bassist Mike Starr, who was found dead Tuesday (Mar. 8) in a house in Salt Lake City, Utah. "Jerry and Sean are mourning the loss of their f ...

  7. Alice in Chains, Deftones, Mastdon Team For BlackDiamondSkye Tour

    April 30, 2010 6:11 PM EDT 0 0 0 Hard rockers Alice In Chains , deftones and Mastodon are teaming up for BlackDiamondSkye, an arena and amphitheater tour that kicks off Sept. 16 in Chicago. Thursday's formal announcement of the trek -- 13 dates with more expected to be announc ...

  8. Bret Michaels Gets Busy With Miley Cyrus, 'Celebrity Apprentice'

    March 04, 2010 10:21 AM EST 0 0 0 Poison is on a pre-planned break this year, but frontman Bret Michaels isn't having trouble finding other folks to work with -- including Miley Cyrus and his fellow cast members on the new season of "Celebrity Apprentice." Michaels an ...

  9. Alice In Chains "Black" and "Blue" Video Q&A

    October 21, 2009 1:29 PM EDT 0 0 0 "We had our hearts broken by losing Layne and losing ourselves" Alice In Chains ' guitarist Jerry Cantrell says of the band's long road back from the death of singer Layne Staley in 2002. The heartbreak led the band to eventually ...

  10. Alice In Chains Are Back In 'Black'

    September 18, 2009 3:43 PM EDT 0 0 0 In the midst of its first reunion tour in the summer of 2006, veteran hard rock act Alice in Chains played to a crowd of 30,000 at Portugal's Super Bock Super Rock festival. As the band performed a set of its classic cuts, a handful of fans unf ...

  11. Alice In Chains Scores Elton John For Tribute Track

    August 11, 2009 12:16 PM EDT 0 0 0 Alice in Chains thought it would take a miracle to get Elton John to play on the band's tribute record to their late lead singer, Layne Staley. But it only took a listen to the song to get the rock legend on board. "He's a really warm ...

  12. Alice In Chains Scores Elton John For Tribute Track

    August 11, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Alice in Chains thought it would take a miracle to get Elton John to play on the band's tribute record to their late lead singer, Layne Staley. But it only took a listen to the song to get the rock legend on board. "He's a really wa ...

  13. Alice In Chains Reunion 'Gives Way' To New Album, Tour

    July 02, 2009 10:37 AM EDT 0 0 0 Armed with its first album in nearly 14 years, Alice in Chains singer-guitarist Jerry Cantrell and drummer Sean Kinney tell Billboard.com the band's new album "Black Gives Way To Blue," which is due out September 29 on Virgin/EMI, doe ...

  14. March 18, 2009

    March 18, 2009 12:00 AM EDT – Brenda Lee, Gene Pitney, Isaac Hayes, Ramones, Talking Heads and Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers are inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. 2001 – Four teenage girls are crushed to death in a shopping mall in Indonesia, when hundreds ...

  15. New Metallica Album To Arrive On A Friday

    August 04, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Like its predecessor "St. Anger," the new Metallica album, "Death Magnetic," will be released worldwide off-cycle on Friday Sept. 12. No reason was given for the switch from a traditional Monday/Tuesd Like its predecessor "S ...

  16. Metallica Confirms New Album Track List

    July 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Metallica has confirmed the track list for its upcoming album, "Death Magnetic," due in September via Warner Bros. Metallica has confirmed the track list for its upcoming album, "Death Magnetic," due in September via Warner Bros. ...

  17. Navarro, Sorum And Cantrell Lead Roxy Rock Jam

    May 02, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A cast of rock heavyweights crammed the Roxy stage in Hollywood Thursday night (May 1) for a jam session that found the likes of Jane's Addiction's Dave Navarro, Sugar Ray's Mark McGrath and Matt Soru A cast of rock heavyweights cramm ...

  18. Farrell, Morello, Slash And More Rock For Recovery

    April 18, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Slash, Tom Morello, Jerry Cantrell, Perry Farrell, MC5 guitarist Wayne Kramer, Jakob Dylan, Joseph Arthur, Sen Dog of Cypress Hill, Ours and others banded together last night in New York for a concert Slash, Tom Morello, Jerry Cantrell, Perry Farrel ...

  19. Morello Trek To Feature Harper, Slash, Keenan

    March 31, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The New York show is a previously announced show benefiting Road Recovery and will feature Slash, Jerry Cantrell and Wayne Kramer of MC5. As was tipped here earlier this month, Tom Morello is once again combining politics and music on the road with ...

  20. Alice In Chains Heading Back On The Road

    August 08, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 After testing the waters with a brief North American run and summer European festival dates, the surviving members of Alice In Chains will head back on the road for an extensive fall tour. After testing the waters with a brief North American run and ...

  21. Guests Join Alice In Chains At Free Show

    May 17, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A reformed Alice In Chains played a free show in its Seattle hometown yesterday (May 16) with help from such local heroes as former Soundgarden guitarist Kim Thayil and Heart principal Ann Wilson. A reformed Alice In Chains played a free show in its ...

  22. Alice In Chains Lining Up Summer Tour

    April 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Alice In Chains has lined up more than two-dozen European dates for its first tour since 1996. The veteran Seattle rock act will return to the road beginning May 26 at the Super Bock Festival in Lisbo Alice In Chains has lined up more than two-dozen ...

  23. Alice In Chains Members Regroup For Tour

    February 24, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The surviving members of Alice In Chains are hitting the road this summer for the first time since frontman Layne Staley's death from a drug overdose in 2002. With Staley, Alice In Chains' last tour w The surviving members of Alice In Chai ...

  24. Rockers Ante Up For Vegas Poker Tournament

    July 14, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority and Clear Channel Entertainment Properties are partnering for the second annual Vegas Rock Star Poker Tournament and Sweepstakes. The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority and Clear Channel Enter ...

  25. Hot Product

    March 20, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Ozzy Osbourne 'Prince' Among Thieves A 10-track disc of cover songs is the gem inside Epic's four-disc Ozzy Osbourne box set, "Prince of Darkness." Among the tracks tackled on the "Under Covers" disc is a version o ...

  26. Stars Come Out For Seattle Tsunami Benefit

    February 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Some of the Seattle music scene's most esteemed acts raised more than $100,000 for tsunami relief efforts at a Friday benefit concert. Some of the Seattle music scene's most esteemed acts raised more than $100,000 for tsunami relief effort ...

  27. Fans Mourn Slain Damageplan Guitarist

    December 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Thousands waited in line in near-freezing temperatures last night (Dec. 14) to pay tribute at a memorial service in Arlington, Texas, for slain rock star "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott. Thousands waited in line in near-freezing temperatures last ...

  28. New Covers Disc Completes Ozzy Box

    October 21, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A 10-track disc of cover songs will be the gem inside Epic's four-disc Ozzy Osbourne box set, "Bible of Ozz." A 10-track disc of cover songs will be the gem inside Epic's four-disc Ozzy Osbourne box set, "Bible of Ozz." ...

  29. Filter Making Progress On New Album

    December 30, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Modern rock outfit Filter is making headway on its fourth album, which it hopes to release next summer. Modern rock outfit Filter is making headway on its fourth album, which it hopes to release next summer, according to posts by frontman Richard Pa ...

  30. Billboard Bits: The Vault, Kravitz, Mitchell/Cockburn

    July 08, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on The Vault, Lenny Kravitz, Joni Mitchell/Bruce Cockburn Liquid Audio announced today (July 8) that it is developing a subscription service, known as The Vault, for Roadrunner Records, Billboard Bulletin reports. The offering, set for launch l ...

  31. Eminem Halts Roach Approach

    June 27, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Papa Roach scurries to the upper reaches of The Billboard 200, but is held to No. 2 behind the still mighty "The Eminem Show" (Web/Aftermath/Interscope). Eminem's set sold 381,000 copies in the U.S., Papa Roach scurries to the upper r ...

  32. Creed To Get Back On Road

    May 31, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Creed is set to resume its North American tour Thursday July 11 with a show in Virginia Beach, Va. The group had canceled 20 of the tour's dates after frontman Scott Stapp reportedly sustained injurie Creed is set to resume its North American t ...

  33. Friends, Family Mourn Layne Staley

    April 22, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The surviving members of Alice In Chains have broken their silence on the passing of lead singer Layne Staley, who was found dead in his Seattle apartment this weekend with heroin-injection parapherna The surviving members of Alice In Chains have br ...

  34. Top Rock Acts Sign On For 'Town Fair'

    April 10, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Godsmack, Outkast, Nickelback, P.O.D., and Alien Ant Farm are confirmed for the third edition of the Rolling Rock Town Fair, set for July 27 at the Westmoreland County Fairgrounds near Latrobe, Pa. Th Godsmack, Outkast, Nickelback, P.O.D., and Alien ...

  35. Labelmates Nickelback, Cantrell Team For Tour

    April 05, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The next few months are shaping up to be one long road trip for Canadian rock outfit Nickelback. The next few months are shaping up to be one long road trip for Canadian rock outfit Nickelback. The group, which is headlining MTV's Campus Invasi ...

  36. Aerosmith, Sum 41 Show 'Spidey' Sense

    April 05, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Sony's "Spider-Man" soundtrack, due April 30, has snared Aerosmith to cover the film's main theme, Billboard.com has learned. The set also features first single "What We're All About (The Original Ver Sony's " ...

  37. Billboard Bits: Cantrell, Ashcroft, Jennings

    February 07, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 News on Jerry Cantrell, Richard Ashcroft, Waylon Jennings Former Alice In Chains guitarist Jerry Cantrell will release his second solo album, "Degradation Trip," this summer via a new deal with Roadrunner. Recorded with Robert Trujillo (Su ...

  38. Gov't Mule Goes Off 'The Deep End'

    September 18, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Gov't Mule will release "The Deep End Vol. 1," its first studio album since the <A HREF="http://www.billboard.com/billboard/daily/article_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=874281">August 2000 death</A> of fo Gov't ...

  39. Atlanta's Music Midtown Fest Sports Impressive Talent

    March 14, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Bob Dylan, Live, Little Feat, Run D.M.C., Lucinda Williams, the Black Crowes, Ben Harper, Cheap Trick, En Vogue, and the Wallflowers are among the dozens of widely varied acts playing this year's Musi Bob Dylan, Live, Little Feat, Run D.M.C., L ...