According to a published report by The Hollywood Reporter, a biopic on Scott Weiland, the tragic late singer of Stone Temple Pilots, Velvet Revolver, The Wildabouts and his solo material, is in the works. Dark Pictures and Orian Williams have acquired the book rights to “Not Dead & Not For Sale”, Weiland’s memoir that was written with David Ritz. Jennifer Erwin, who co-founded Dark Pictures with Anne Beagan and is said to be a “diehard” STP fan, will pen the script for the film adaptation of Weiland’s life. The book was a “warts and all” depiction of Weiland’s life
“Florida’s Biggest Rock Experience” is back as Welcome To Rockville has announced its lineup for 2021. The fest is now four days and takes place for the first time later in the year in November 11-14 At Daytona International Speedway In Daytona Beach, Florida. Bands announced to perform include headliners Metallica (two nights) and Disturbed, along with Rob Zombie, Deftones, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Lamb Of God, Social Distortion, The Offspring, Staind, Mudvayne, Cypress Hill, Chevelle, Mastodon, Stone Temple Pilots, Asking Alexandria, and many more.
Stone Temple Pilots are celebrating 25 years of their third album Tiny Music… Songs From The Vatican Gift Shop (Atlantic Records) with a deluxe edition of the album, releasing on July 23rd via Rhino Records! The new release will feature a newly remastered version of the album with unreleased early takes, an alternate version, and a full concert from 1997. As a warm-up, you can hear a new version of “Big Bang Baby” on all DSPs today! Continue reading
SUSPECT208 the group comprised of the songs of famous musicians has parted ways with its frontman Noah Weiland, the son of late Stone Temple Pilots singer Scott Weiland. The band, which includes drummer London Hudson (18-year-old son of Guns N’ Roses guitarist Slash) and 16-year-old bassist Tye Trujillo (son of Metallica bass player Robert Trujillo), shared a post a new vocalist. The band released the official music video for its second single, “All Black”. Their debut EP Long Awaited, which has racked up nearly a million views on YouTube.Continue reading
Stone Temple Pilots will perform their iconic album, Purple (Atlantic Records) in its entirety for an epic livestream event, Friday, October 16 @ 5pm PST / 8pm EST at the link below. There is also a cool t-shirt and ticket bundle and other exclusive merch. Purple, which turned 25 years old in 2019, sold more than eight million copies and earned a Grammy Award. The album debuted #1 on the Billboard album chart on its way to selling more than six million copies. STP’s current album is the unplugged release Perdida (Atlantic).Continue reading
Stone Temple Pilots will livestream thor debut album Core (Atlantic Records) in its entirety tonight via livestream and their partner nugs.net. Nugs provides high-quality livestreams for bands all over the world for bans from Metallica to Machine Head and more! Core includes massive hits such as “Sex Type Thing,” “Wicked Garden” and “Plush.” Tickets For The Livestream Event Are $9.99, and can be purchased below. Also available at Nugs.TV, Nugs.Net App, IOS, Android or Nugs.Net App On Apple Tv. The concert will also be available within 48 hours from pressing play, for users to replay. The band will also begin sharing live audio recordings from past shows in 2010, 2011, 2018 & 2019.
Bands rarely take risks anymore. Many times bands stick to an established formula and fear of change or reprisal from fans keeps the sounds regurgitating and prevents real growth. Then you have a band like Stone Temple Pilots, themselves riding the crest of their major 2019 comeback album, self-titled album, and a triumphant world tour that preceded and followed the release. You couldn’t blame them with all the past tumult if they played it safe and made another mostly rocking album to appease the fans. However, on their surprising unplugged album Perdida (Rhino), they did anything but play it safe. Continue reading
Sad news as Stone Temple Pilots is being forced to cancel their upcoming acoustic headline tour, due to injury. Lead vocalist Jeff Gutt has a severely herniated disc and his doctors have advised immediate surgery, along with several weeks of recovery time and physical therapy. Gutt is expected to make a full recovery, and the band hopes to reschedule the acoustic tour later this year. Ticket holders can seek refunds at point of purchase. The bands’ unplugged album Perdida. The album will be available on February 7 via Atlantic Records on CD and vinyl as well as from digital outlets and streaming services.Continue reading
Stone Temple Pilots has shared another new single from their upcoming unplugged album, Perdida, due out on February 10th via Atlantic Records. The band recorded the disc at drummer Eric Kretz’s Bomb Shelter Studios. STP utilized a variety of instruments that haven’t been associated with the group in the past, including flute, alto saxophone, guitarrón, viola, cello, and vintage keyboards. The band will also launch an acoustic tour next month. Check out the new single ‘Three Wishes’ right now!Continue reading
Long in the works, Stone Temple Pilots has revealed their full plans for their next album and tour to support it. Perdida is an unplugged album and now you can hear the first single ‘Fare Thee Well’ right now at the link below. The band will embark on a huge acoustic tour with tickets going on sale this Friday, December 6th. Perdida will be available on February 7 on CD and vinyl as well as from digital outlets and streaming services. Continue reading