Alice In Chains, Breaking Benjamin, And Bush Cancel Tampa, FL Show Due To Hurricane Ian

Alice In Chains, Breaking Benjamin, and Bush have cancelled their September 30 show in Tampa, FL due to Hurricane Ian. The following statement was issued:

“Alice in Chains and Breaking Benjamin at MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre at the FL State Fairgrounds on Friday, September 30 has been canceled due to Hurricane Ian. Refunds will be issued automatically; there is nothing further ticketholders need to do. Please everyone be safe and take care of each other. We hope to see you guys soon!”

Alice In Chains To Release 30th Anniversary Deluxe Box Set Edition Of “Dirt” This Fall

Alice In Chains are planning to release a 30th anniversary deluxe box set edition of “Dirt“ this fall. Pre-orders can be found HERE and they are expected to ship towards the end of October. The set will include the following:

  • Box with lid filled with metal shavings, Move shavings around to create your own dirt design using magnetic cover figurine
  • Resin cover figurine fits atop vinyl records on your record player
  • “Dirt” on Orange 2LP for the first time with remastered audio
  • “Dirt” on CD with remastered audio
  • Five 7” singles with brand new artwork on various colored vinyl: “Them Bones,” “Down in a Hole,” “Rooster,” “Angry Chair” and “Would?“
  • 80 page hardbound book
  • Exclusive “Dirt”-inspired art prints by Cody Melick, Victor Melendez, Brent McKee, and Eric Wolfe Sahlsten
  • 2-sided foldout poster
  • 8×10 band photo glossy
  • Four reprinted show posters
  • Reprinted set list
  • “Dirt” Tour laminate

Alice In Chains Score New Platinum And Gold Certifications In The U.S.

Alice In Chains have scored some new platinum and gold certifications from the RIAA. The below list of albums and singles were included:

  • “Facelift“ (album) (3x platinum)
  • “Man In The Box“ (single) (3x platinum)
  • “Dirt” (album) (5x platinum)
  • “Would?” (single) (2x platinum)
  • “Them Bones” (single) (platinum)
  • “Rooster“ (single) (2x platinum)
  • “Down In A Hole“ (single) (platinum)
  • “Jar Of Flies“ (EP) (4x platinum)
  • “No Excuses” (single) (gold)
  • “I Stay Away” (single) (gold)
  • “Nutshell” (single) (platinum)
  • “Heaven Beside You“ (single) (gold)
  • “MTV Unplugged” (live album) (2x platinum)
  • “Greatest Hits” (compilation album) (platinum)
  • “The Essential Alice In Chains” (compilation album) (gold)

Suicide Silence, D.R.U.G.S., Etc. Added To 2022 Louder Than Life Festival

Suicide Silence, D.R.U.G.S., Joey Valence & Brae, and Silly Goose have been added to this year’s Louder Than Life festival. The event will take place at the Highland Festival Grounds at the Kentucky Expo Center in Louisville, KY on September 22-25 and it will now feature the following:

September 22: Nine Inch Nails, Evanescence, Bring Me The Horizon, Halestorm, Tenacious D, Yungblud, Highly Suspect, Ministry, Nothing More, Spiritbox, Apocalyptica, Ho99o9, New Years Day, Lilith Czar, Dorothy, Plush, Maggie Lindemann, Taipei Houston, Royal & The Serpent, Giovannie And The Hired Guns, The Dead Deads, Mothica, Superbloom, and Eva Under Fire.

September 23: Slipknot, Shinedown, Lamb Of God, Mastodon, In This Moment, Meshuggah, Clutch, GWAR, In Flames, Baroness, Helmet, Crown The Empire, Poorstacy, Amigo The Devil, DED, All Good Things, Vended, Mike’s Dead, Suicide Silence, Orbit Culture, The Luka State, Ego Kill Talent, Aeir, and Archetypes Collide.

September 24: KISS, Rob Zombie, Alice Cooper, Chevelle, Ghostemane, Jerry Cantrell, Dance Gavin Dance, Body Count, Theory Of A Deadman, Sevendust, Pop Evil, We Came As Romans, Airbourne, Cherry Bombs, Ill Niño, Tetrarch, D.R.U.G.S., Redlight King, Wargasm, Trash Boat, The Alive, Solence, Dropout Kings, Bloodywood, and Silly Goose.

September 25: Red Hot Chili Peppers, Alice In Chains, Incubus, Papa Roach, Architects, The Pretty Reckless, Bad Religion, Action Bronson, Jelly Roll, The Struts, Dirty Honey, Anti-Flag, The Joy Formidable, Bayside, Oxymorrons, Carolesdaughter, The Warning, Crown Lands, Radkey, The Mysterines, The Native Howl, Shaman’s Harvest, Joey Valence & Brae, and As You Were.

Funko To Release New Pop! Albums Figure Based On Alice In Chains’ “Dirt”

Funko will be releasing a new Pop! Albums figure based on Alice In Chains’ “Dirt” in honor of the record’s 30th anniversary. The set is expected to be released on November 30 and it can be pre-ordered HERE.

The L.I.F.E. Project, Plush, & Thunderpussy Added To Alice In Chains, Breaking Benjamin, & Bush’s U.S. Tour

Alice In Chains, Breaking Benjamin, and Bush have revealed the opening acts that will be joining them on select dates of their upcoming U.S. tour. They include: The L.I.F.E. Project, Thunderpussy, and Plush.

Tour Dates:

With The L.I.F.E. Project:

08/10 Burgettstown, PA – The Pavilion at Star Lake
08/11 Camden, NJ – Waterfront Music Pavilion
08/13 Syracuse, NY – St. Joseph’s Health Amphitheater at Lakeview
08/14 Wantagh, NY – Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater
08/16 Clarkston, MI – Pine Knob Music Theatre
08/17 Noblesville, IN – Ruoff Music Center
08/19 Bonner Springs, KS – Azura Amphitheater
08/20 Council Bluffs, IA – Westfair Amphitheater
08/22 Milwaukee, WI – American Family Insurance Amphitheater
08/24 Tinley Park, IL – Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
08/25 St. Paul, MN – Minnesota State Fair Ground Grandstand
08/27 Englewood, CO – Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre

With Thunderpussy:

08/29 Salt Lake City, UT – USANA Amphitheatre
08/31 Bend, OR – Hayden Homes Amphitheater
09/02 Ridgefield, WA – RV Inn Style Resorts Amphitheater
09/03 Auburn, WA – White River Amphitheatre (‘Pain In The Grass‘)
09/05 Mountain View, CA – Shoreline Amphitheatre
09/07 Wheatland, CA – Toyota Amphitheatre
09/08 Irvine, CA – FivePoint Amphitheatre
09/10 Phoenix, AZ – Ak-Chin Pavilion
09/11 Albuquerque, NM – Isleta Amphitheater
09/14 Del Valle, TX – Germania Insurance Amphitheater
09/16 Dallas, TX – Dos Equis Pavilion (no Bush)
09/17 Houston, TX – The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion presented by Huntsman (no Bush)

With Plush:

09/20 Rogers, AR – Walmart AMP
09/21 Maryland Heights, MO – Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
09/23 Mt. Pleasant, MI – Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort (no Breaking Benjamin)
09/25 Louisville, KY – Louder Than Life (Alice In Chains only)
09/27 Raleigh, NC – Coastal Credit Union Music Park at Walnut Creek
09/28 Alpharetta, GA – Ameris Bank Amphitheatre
09/30 Tampa, FL – MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre at the FL State Fairgrounds
10/01 West Palm Beach, FL – iTHINK Financial Amphitheatre
10/04 Charlotte, NC – PNC Music Pavilion
10/05 Bristow, VA – Jiffy Lube Live
10/07 Holmdel, NJ – PNC Bank Arts Center
10/08 Mansfield, MA – Xfinity Center

Two More Dates Added To Alice In Chains, Breaking Benjamin & Bush’s Upcoming Tour

Two more dates have been added to Alice In Chains, Breaking Benjamin, and Bush’s upcoming U.S. tour. This includes new stops in Mt. Pleasant, MI (no Breaking Benjamin) and Holmdel, NJ.

Tour Dates:

08/10 Burgettstown, PA – The Pavilion at Star Lake
08/11 Camden, NJ – Waterfront Music Pavilion
08/13 Syracuse, NY – St. Joseph’s Health Amphitheater at Lakeview
08/14 Wantagh, NY – Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater
08/16 Clarkston, MI – Pine Knob Music Theatre
08/17 Noblesville, IN – Ruoff Music Center
08/19 Bonner Springs, KS – Azura Amphitheater
08/20 Council Bluffs, IA – Westfair Amphitheater
08/22 Milwaukee, WI – American Family Insurance Amphitheater
08/24 Tinley Park, IL – Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
08/25 St. Paul, MN – Minnesota State Fair Ground Grandstand
08/27 Englewood, CO – Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre
08/29 Salt Lake City, UT – USANA Amphitheatre
08/31 Bend, OR – Hayden Homes Amphitheater
09/02 Ridgefield, WA – RV Inn Style Resorts Amphitheater
09/03 Auburn, WA – White River Amphitheatre (‘Pain In The Grass‘)
09/05 Mountain View, CA – Shoreline Amphitheatre
09/07 Wheatland, CA – Toyota Amphitheatre
09/08 Irvine, CA – FivePoint Amphitheatre
09/10 Phoenix, AZ – Ak-Chin Pavilion
09/11 Albuquerque, NM – Isleta Amphitheater
09/14 Del Valle, TX – Germania Insurance Amphitheater
09/16 Dallas, TX – Dos Equis Pavilion (no Bush)
09/17 Houston, TX – The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion presented by Huntsman (no Bush)
09/20 Rogers, AR – Walmart AMP
09/21 Maryland Heights, MO – Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
09/23 Mt. Pleasant, MI – Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort (no Breaking Benjamin)
09/25 Louisville, KY – Louder Than Life (Alice In Chains only)
09/27 Raleigh, NC – Coastal Credit Union Music Park at Walnut Creek
09/28 Alpharetta, GA – Ameris Bank Amphitheatre
09/30 Tampa, FL – MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre at the FL State Fairgrounds
10/01 West Palm Beach, FL – iTHINK Financial Amphitheatre
10/04 Charlotte, NC – PNC Music Pavilion
10/05 Bristow, VA – Jiffy Lube Live
10/07 Holmdel, NJ – PNC Bank Arts Center
10/08 Mansfield, MA – Xfinity Center

Alice In Chains, Incubus, Sammy Hagar, Etc. Set For 2022 Pain In The Grass Festival

The lineup has been revealed for this year’s Pain In The Grass festival. The event will take place at White River Amphitheatre in Auburn, WA on September 2-4 and it will feature the following:

September 2: Incubus, Sublime With Rome, The Struts, The Aquadolls, Naked Giants, and The Grizzled Mighty.

September 3: Alice In Chains, Breaking Benjamin, Bush, Ayron Jones, Walking Papers, and Wyatt Olney And The Wreckage.

September 4: Sammy Hagar And The Circle, George Thorogood And The Destroyers, Queensrÿche, The Glorious Sons, Nita Strauss, Glenn Cannon And The Damage Done, Always Naked, and Spike And The Impalers.

Notably, The Pretty Reckless and Ayron Jones will also be performing at an August 31 kickoff party at The Moore Theatre in Seattle WA.