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Alice In Chains

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Alice in Chains' William DuVall (2009)

Interview by Steven Rosen, Rock's Backpages Audio, 2009

The "new boy" talks about the weight of expectation on his shoulders replacing Layne Staley, his friendship with Jerry Cantrell, recording new album Black Gives Way to Blue, and guitars, amps etc.

File format: mp3; file size: 39.4mb, interview length: 43' 02" sound quality: * (phoner)

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A Seattle Slew

Report and Interview by Dave DiMartino, Rolling Stone, 20 September 1990

Record companies are flocking to the Great Northwest, signing bands like crazy and hoping to find the Next Big Thing ...

Alice In Chains: Dearly Beloved

Profile and Interview by Mark Cooper, Q, April 1993

ALMOST TWO years ago to the very day, Seattle's Alice In Chains supported Megadeth here in Berlin's Neu Welt club on a first, rather pointless ...

Alice in Chains: Sick Men...

Interview by Steffan Chirazi, Kerrang!, 15 May 1993

Alice In Chains are exploding! With two killer new tracks in the can and a major slot on the upcoming Lollapalooza tour lined up, the ...

Alice In Chains: Jar Of Flies/Sap (Columbia).

Review by Simon Price, Melody Maker, 22 January 1994


Alice in Chains: Jar of Flies (Columbia)

Review by Deborah Frost, The Village Voice, 15 March 1994

THE NEAT TRICK Alice in Chains pulled off a coupla weeks ago when their third EP Jar of Flies (Columbia) zipped to the No. 1 ...

Alice In Chains: Music Bank

Review by David Bennun, The Guardian, October 1999

IF EVER a Central Committee for Naming Things should be summoned into existence, I would like to nominate, for the chair, the inventor of the ...

Alice In Chains

Book Excerpt by Phil Hardy, Dave Laing, Faber Companion to 20th Century Popular Music, 2001

Jerry Cantrell, b. 18 March 1966, Tacoma, Washington, USA; Sean Kinney, b. 26 May 1966, Seattle, Washington; Layne Staley, b. 22 August 1967, Bellevue, Washington; ...

The Man Boxed In: Layne Staley, 1967-2002

Obituary by Jason Cohen, Spin, July 2002

LAYNE STALEY was already something of a ghost. Alice in Chains, the Seattle band he'd fronted since 1987, was officially on "hiatus," a two-year respite ...

Alice In Chains: Scala, London

Live Review by Stephen Dalton, The Times, August 2009

CONTEMPORARIES OF Nirvana and Pearl Jam during the Seattle grunge boom of the late 1980s and early 1990s, Alice In Chains returned from a long ...

see also Jerry Cantrell


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