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Jerry Cantrell interview: Get Born Again

When Layne Staley died seven years ago, Alice in Chains died with him. With Black Gives Way to Blue, the band rises from its ashes. Jerry Cantrell reflects on AiC's past glories and their new lease on life. Not everything that happens in Vegas stays in Vegas, and for Jerry Cantrell of Alice in Chains, that’s a good thing these days. Earlier this year Cantrell had what he calls “a thunderbolt... …

Nirvana: The Final Scream

Originally printed in Guitar World, November 2008 March 1, 1994 - Munich, Germany   If there was a beginning of the end of Kurt Cobain’s short life, that final chapter most certainly began in February 1994. Nirvana were touring Europe, promoting their 1993 album, In Utero, and trying to plan the rest of their tour schedule for the summer. Though Kurt had reluctantly agreed to do the European... …

Favorite Solos: Jimmy Brown (Senior Music Editor)

   1) Led Zeppelin “Since I’ve Been Loving You” (live) 2) Mike Stern with Miles Davis “Jean Pierre” (live) 3) Led Zeppelin “Dazed and Confused” (live) 4) Jimi Hendrix “All Along the Watchtower” 5) Heart “Magic Man” …