Originally released in 1992, Dirt is considered Alice in Chains' classic record. Including the singles "Would?", "Them Bones" and "Down in a Hole". In total the album has certified 4-times Platinum in the US with 5 million copies sold worldwide.
Alice in Chains, one of the darkest bands to emerge from Seattle in the early 90's. Their 1992 album Dirt was a milestone in the grunge-genre. Tuned down guitars with massive gloomy vocals courtesy of guitarist Jerry Cantrell and enigmatic vocalist Layne Staley proved a killer combination.
Dirt is one of those masterpieces that wasn't meant to be, as it was written while the band was on tour only to let their demons out. [...more...]