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CLEVELAND, OH - APRIL 14: Recording artist Jerry Cantrell attends the 33rd Annual Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony at Public Auditorium on April 14, 2018 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images For The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame)

Jerry Cantrell of Alice in Chains has released the title track from his new album, Brighten, plus a psychedelic music video for the track.

“Brighten” comes after “Atone,” which Cantrell released as the first taste of new music off the album back in July. The new track features classic, Alice in Chains-esque harmonies and strong guitars, making this a likely favorite for fans of the grunge band.

While Cantrell is known for his time in Alice in Chains, he’s led a fairly prolific solo career. Brighten will be his third solo album, following 1998’s Boggy Depot and 2002’s Degradation Trip Volumes 1 and 2.

For Brighten, Cantrell tapped some big names, including Guns N’ Roses bassist Duff McKagan and former Dillinger Escape Plan frontman Greg Puciato. The final song on the album is an Elton John-approved cover of the pop star’s classic “Goodbye.”

Brighten will arrive Oct. 29. Listen to the song and watch the accompanying music video, which premiered via Heavy Consequence, below.

Jerry Cantrell - Brighten (Official Video)

Official video for "Brighten," the title track from my forthcoming album - out October 29. Pre-order now at https://jerrycantrell.warnermusic.com. Vocals/Gui...

Anne Erickson's love for music drew her into radio, and she started shortly after graduating from MSU. She has a passion for rock and metal, plus local music. She also fronts the band Upon Wings. Email Anne at erickson@WRIF.com and tweet at her @AnneErickson!