April 5th: Kurt Cobain & Layne Staley Die 8 Years Apart

April 5th is a sad day in rock n' roll history.  On this day in 1994, Kurt Cobain died after he committed suicide in this home in Washington.  Layne Staley of Alice Chains died 8 years later in 2002 from a drug overdose.

Both bands are considered 2 of the most influential bands of the 1990's.

Here's audio of Nirvana at their last concert performing their last song, "Heart Shaped Box".

 

Alice In Chains final concert with Layne Staley was July 3rd, 1996 at Kemper Arena in Kansas City.

 

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