Alice in Chains co-founder Jerry Cantrell was recently spotted during a performance of Chris Cornell’s daughter, Lily Cornell Silver. She was playing cover version of a Beatles song, “Don’t Let Me Down.” In a video clip posted by her on Instagram, Cantrell was seen recording the video clip of the performance. She captioned the post writing:
“Show well documented @jerrycantrell ❤️ more to come”
Cantrell recently announced his partnership with guitar giant Epiphone to release two special edition guitars: the Jerry Cantrell “Wino” Les Paul Custom and the Les Paul Custom Prophecy electric guitars. This is the first partnership between Epiphone and Cantrell. The guitars are available worldwide through authorized dealers and Epiphone’s website at the link below:
“Jerry Cantrell and Epiphone worked closely together to bring to life his beloved and renowned Les Paul Custom “Wino” guitar, while the new Les Paul Custom Prophecy is a modern collaboration. Whether you’re writing a song at home, laying it down in the studio, or bringing it to thousands on stage, the Jerry Cantrell “Wino” and Les Paul Custom Prophecy guitars deliver. The new Epiphone Jerry Cantrell “Wino” Les Paul Custom is inspired by Jerry’s own Gibson Les Paul Custom and features a stunning Dark Wine Red finish. The Jerry Cantrell Les Paul Custom Prophecy comes in a Bone White finish and represents the perfect blend of modern and traditional features. The Epiphone Jerry Cantrell “Wino,” and “Les Paul Custom Prophecy” are made to Cantrell’s specifications with his personal touches throughout and are ready to plug in wherever you are.
Jerry Cantrell recently released his new album Brighten. Co-produced by musician and composer Tyler Bates, and long-time engineer Paul Fig, Brighten features a diverse group of music luminaries including Duff McKagan, Greg Puciato, as well as drummers Gil Sharone and Abe Laboriel Jr. Additional supporting players include pedal steel master Michael Rozon, Vincent Jones on piano, Wurlitzer and organ, Jordan Lewis on piano, Matias Ambrogi-Torres on strings, and Lola Bates on additional backing vocals. Brighten is available for purchase and streaming here. Cantrell’s Brighten Tour is underway now with a few U.S. dates remaining before it heads to Europe in June.