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Alice in Chains Drummer Sean Kinney: ‘We Honor the Past and Honor Who We Are Now’

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EMI

Ever since deciding to continue as Alice in Chains after the death of Layne Staley, the band has faced some scrutiny from their fans who were not in love with the idea. In a video interview (watch above) we conducted with Sean Kinney at Rock on the Range, the drummer goes in-depth about the subject that has divided the band's followers.

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Alice in Chains, ‘The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here’ – Album Review

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Capitol Records

With Alice in Chains' experiencing a successful return with 'Black Gives Way to Blue,' the band cleared one very significant hurdle, and with their new album, 'The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here,' the veteran rockers prove they can sustain their excellence. While all the things you would expect from Alice in Chains -- sludgy guitars, haunting melodies, dark lyrics -- are on the disc, the band shows they can still put a fresh spin on their sound.

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Alice in Chains Announce Online Reddit Question and Answer Session

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EMI

Alice in Chains have done plenty of press leading up to the release this week of 'The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here' album, but now it's your turn to ask the questions you want answered. The band has revealed plans to take part in Reddit's IAmA online question and answer session.

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Alice in Chains, ‘Rooster’ – Songs About Soldiers

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Alice in Chains guitarist/co-vocalist Jerry Cantrell needed to look no further than his own father for inspiration for the band's hit song 'Rooster.' The title came from the nickname given to his father while he was serving in the Vietnam War.

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Alice in Chains’ Jerry Cantrell + Sean Kinney Talk Festivals, ‘AIC 23′ Mockumentary + Rock Hall

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EMI

Alice in Chains are back with the new album, 'The Devil Put Dinosaurs' here and co-vocalist and guitarist Jerry Cantrell and drummer Sean Kinney recently took the time to speak with Loudwire.

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Alice in Chains Talk ‘The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here,’ Single Success + Fan Support

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EMI

Alice in Chains are getting ready to release their second album with singer-guitarist William DuVall in the fold, as well as co-headline the upcoming Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Festival. The band's latest effort, 'The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here,' is due on May 28 and Loudwire recently had a chance to speak with singer-guitarist Jerry Cantrell and drummer Sean Kinney about the experience of putting the disc together. In the first of our two-part interview, the guys go in-depth about the recording of the effort and speak about the two breakout singles -- 'Hollow' and 'Stone.' Check out the interview below:

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Alice in Chains, Papa Roach, Volbeat, Halestorm + More Invade Kansas City’s Rockfest 2013

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Loudwire

On May 11, 2013, Kansas City opened its arms to the 21st edition of Rockfest, the biggest one-day music festival in the country. With 15 bands playing two stages over the course of nearly 12 hours, there was no shortage of pounding rock a

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Layne Staley’s Mother Files Suit Against Alice in Chains Over Royalties

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Frank Micelotta, Getty Images

The mother of late Alice in Chains singer Layne Staley is taking legal action against her son's former bandmates, claiming they've not made good on royalties owed on the band's music.

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Uproar Festival – 2013 Must-See Rock Concerts

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Alice in Chains Uproar Festival Flyaway Contest

Alice in Chains
EMI

The year 2013 is shaping up to be a big one for Alice in Chains, as they prepare to release their new album 'The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here' on May 28 and co-headline the 2013 Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Festival. In celebration, Alice in Chains are teaming up with Loudwire, Ultimate Classic Rock and Diffuser.fm to offer a flyaway trip for two to the Sept. 13 stop of the Uproar Festival in Phoenix, Ariz., that includes a meet & greet with the band!

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