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Mike Starr

Mike Starr

Real/full name:
Michael Christopher Starr
44 (born Apr 4th, 1966)
Mar 8th, 2011
Died of:
Prescription drug overdose
Place of origin:
United States (Honolulu, Hawaii)


Michael Christopher "Mike" Starr (April 4, 1966 – March 8, 2011) was an American musician, best known as the original bassist in Alice in Chains, with whom he played from the band's formation in 1987 until 1993.

In 1983, Starr formed the heavy metal band SATO, his first group of note. They are best known for the song "Leather Warriors", which appeared on Northwest Metalfest, a compilation ...

Alice in Chains

Bass (1988-1993)

1988 The Treehouse Tapes (Demo) Bass
1990 We Die Young (Single) Bass
1990 We Die Young (EP) Bass
1990 Facelift Vocals (backing) (track 10), Songwriting (tracks 7, 10), Bass (as "Michael Starr")
1990 Man in the Box (Single) Bass
1991 Live Facelift (Video) Bass
1992 Them Bones (Single) Bass
1992 Rooster (Single) Bass
1992 Would? (Single) Bass
1992 Dirt / Facelift (Compilation) Bass
1992 Dirt & Sap (Compilation) Bass
1992 Sap (EP) Bass
1992 Dirt Bass
1992 Them Bones (Single) Bass
1992 Angry Chair (Single) Bass
1993 Down in a Hole (Single) Bass
1999 Music Bank (Compilation) Bass
2000 Live (Live album) Bass (on tracks 1, 2)
2001 Greatest Hits (Compilation) Bass (tracks 1-5)
2002 Facelift / Dirt / Alice in Chains (Compilation) Vocals (backing) (track 10), Songwriting (tracks 7, 10), Bass (as "Michael Starr")
2006 Dirt / Unplugged (Compilation) Bass
2007 Facelift / Alice in Chains (Compilation) Bass, Vocals (backing) (track 10), Songwriting (tracks 7, 10) (as "Michael Starr")
2016 Live Facelift (Live album) Bass
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Diamond Lie

Bass (1987-1988)

Gypsy Rose

Bass (1987)



2002 Mondo Electro Drums


As Winnie Foxx:
Drums, Percussion (2002-?)

2005 Wise Hedonist Drums, Percussion
2008 Copylefted Rightovers Drums, Percussion


Bass (1981-1985)

Sun Red Sun

Bass (1993)

1993 Demo '93 (Demo) Bass
1995 Sun Red Sun Bass
1998 Ray Gillen 5th Anniversary Memorial Tribute (Compilation) Bass
1999 Lost Tracks Bass (tracks 1-5)

Days of the New

Bass (2011)

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Added on: 2011-04-11 02:01:52 Last modified on: 2021-04-08 18:20:43
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