This Thursday, August 22, Alice in Chains front man and rock legend, Layne Staley, would have celebrated his 52nd birthday. In honor of his memory, his extraordinary mother, Nancy McCallum (you can read my interview with her here), has been planning some spectacular events for his fans!
Annual International Fountain Gathering and Acoustic Show
Thursday, August 22, 2019 at 7 p.m.
Seattle Center followed by Nectar Lounge
412 N 36th St
Seattle WA 98103
Join other Layne Staley fans at this meet & greet with some of Layne’s family at the International Fountain followed by the Layne Staley Tribute – 2019 Acoustic Night at Nectar Lounge featuring Jar of Flies with Special Guests, Outshined (Chris Cornell Tribute) and Washed in Black (Tribute to Pearl Jam).
Seattle Music Tribute
Friday, August 23, 2019 at 7 p.m.
Hard Rock Cafe
116 Pike St
Seattle WA 98101
Jar of Flies will anchor this acoustic night of the music tribute weekend with special guests including performances by Outshined, Washed in Black and Nevermind (Nirvana Tribute).
Layne Staley Tribute
Saturday, August 24, 2019 at 7 p.m.
2200 2nd Ave
Seattle WA 98121
Jar of Flies will perform all music Alice in Chains with special guests, Brandon Maier, Gary Allen, Travis Bracht and Blaine Hammond.
Learn more about the Layne Staley Memorial Fund here: https://ths-wa.org/about-ths/layne-staley-memorial-fund/
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