The layne staley memorial fund was created in 2002 in memory of layne staley , lead singer of seattle-based band alice in chains through ths, the fund provides hope, education, support and treatment funds for heroin recovery in the seattle music community to donate to the layne staley memorial fund, please click.
Endlessly imitated but never matched, alice in chains frontman layne staley was without question one of modern rock's greatest singers — brutally honest and recklessly adventurous, with a bluesy edge to his voice and a stunning ability to translate raw emotion into beautifully crafted sing-along hooks.
Fifteen years ago this week, layne staley died at the age of 34 in his seattle condo, though he wouldn't be discovered until april 19, 2002 the alice in chains frontman was the latest in a series of drug casualties from the city's vibrant rock music scene that had captured the world's attention just over a.
Layne staley lived fast, died young and probably did not leave a beautiful corpse when he was found dead in his seattle apartment on april 19, a few days deceased with heroin paraphernalia nearby he was the lead singer of alice in chains, the grunge band that sold more than 10 million albums and.
As another annual tribute concert in seattle nears in remembrance of alice in chains star layne staley, drug-related deaths grow in king county and staley's mother revisits her heartbreak.