ALICE IN CHAINS - Never-Before-Heard Songs By Late Singer Layne Staley To Be Featured In New Grassroots Film

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Posted on Wednesday, June 13, 2012 at 23:44:26 EST

According to, Grassroots, a Seattle-centric film from director Stephen Gyllenhaal, will feature two never-before-heard songs from deceased ALICE IN CHAINS frontman Layne Staley. The film stars Jason Biggs as an alt-weekly music critic who suddenly decides to campaign for a highly competitive spot on the Seattle City Council.

Layne Staley passed away in 2002 after a long battle with drug addiction.

Grassroots will be released June 22nd. A trailer for the film can be seen below: