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Mike Starr of Alice in Chains' Memorial Held at Seattle Space Needle

March 21, 2011 (7:30 am) GMT
His family, pals and fans listened to the band's song in Seattle, Washington, on Sunday, March 20 as the water sprayed from its famous fountains stunned them when they gave final respect to him.
Mike Starr of  Alice in Chains' Memorial Held at Seattle Space Needle

Tragic former rocker Mike Starr was sent off in style on Sunday, March 20 with a stunning water show at the Seattle Space Needle in his native Seattle, Washington. The group's music was played as the city's famous dancing fountains sprayed water in sync at the memorial as family, fans and friends paid their final respects to the bass player.

Starr died from a suspected drug overdose in Salt Lake City, Utah earlier this month. The former Alice in Chains bassist who was arrested for possessing drugs in February appeared on U.S. show "" in 2009. He was reportedly trying to avoid a similar fate to former Alice in Chains singer Layne Staley who died from a drug overdose nearly 10 years ago.

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