Alice In Chains stream new Elton John-featuring album online

Listen to the record on NME.COM before its official release

Alice In Chains have made their forthcoming new album, ‘Black Gives Way To Blue’, available to listen to in full online before its official release.

To hear the album, made available exclusively to NME.COM via music streaming site We7, click below. Users outside the UK can hear 30-second clips of each song.

Elton John plays a piano part on the album’s title track, a tribute song to the band’s late lead singer, Layne Staley, who died in 2002.


‘Black Gives Way To Blue’ is set for official release next Monday (September 28).


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