Meanwhile, his bass player has been arrested for possessing crack cocaine on board the tour bus where his body was found.
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Strangely, Joss Stone will fill his shoes for the bands next performance.
If you thought this fake Scott Weiland arrest story couldn’t get any weirder, prepare yourselves. It turns out that Jason Michael Hurley, the man who fooled police for nearly a month that he was the former Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland, is actually involved in a Stone Temple Pilots cover band. Alternative Nation points
Former Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland has reportedly been arrested, possibly up to a month ago, and remains in jail for burglary and the possession of methamphetamine. TMZ reports, police seized the notoriously troubled singer after he stole razors from a Rite-Aid chemist in Beverly Hills. He was then found to be in possession
There’s a natural desire in the heart of every music fan to see the bands they love who were unfortunate casualties of the volatile beast that being in a band can become, finally reunite and take the stage together once again to relive their glory days and provide a shining beacon for the future. Sometimes
Almost a week after announcing they were cancelling their Soundwave appearances, Stone Temple Pilots have released a statement saying “scheduling conflict” and not “recording delays” caused their withdrawal from the festival. “We regret that, due to an unforeseen scheduling conflict, our forthcoming tour dates in Australia, the Middle East and Hawaii have had to be
Replacement band announced!
After Stone Temple Pilots‘ longtime, oft-troubled frontman Scott Weiland split from the group, many fans thought they might never see STP again, but not only have the band been reinvigorated with the voice of Chester Bennington, they have now announced headlining tour dates while in Australia for Soundwave 2014. Though they were initially written-off by
While recently discussing the early days of grunge, a term he himself coined, Mudhoney frontman Mark Arm decided to single out a few acts that he considers to be copycats of the original Seattle-based sound, notably singling out Stone Temple Pilots and Australia’s golden boys, Silverchair. “Before [grunge] became a noun it was used as
UPDATE: The third Soundwave 2014 lineup announcement has dropped — full details here. Will we be seeing a guest appearance from the one and only Eddie Vedder at Soundwave 2014? AJ Maddah seems to think so, taking to Twitter to suggest that the Pearl Jam frontman may drop by the Brisbane installment of the festival,
Linkin Park and newly Stone Temple Pilots frontman Chester Bennington has reassured fans of his Linkin Park output that the band responsible for his rise to stardom remains his priority. Bennington replaced former STP frontman Scott Weiland in May of this year. Speaking to The Pulse Of Radio, Bennington explained that he has the next
Earlier this month, Stone Temple Pilots, armed with the new artillery of Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington, released their second single off their upcoming High Rise EP, Black Heart, and have now accompanied it with an official lyric video. Directed by Lior Molcho, who’s worked with Newsted, The Active Set, and Diana Meyer, the clip
Stone Temple Pilots are putting their epic legal dramas to one side and letting their new music speak for itself, with the ’90s alt rock stalwarts – along with new singer Chester Bennington of Linkin Park fame – unveiling another single for your listening pleasure, Black Heart. The track is taken from the outfit’s upcoming
Alt-rock luminaries Stone Temple Pilots have opened up about the departure of notoriously troubled frontman Scott Weiland. Bassist Robert DeLeo and new frontman Chester Bennington of Linkin Park, discussed the motivation behind Weiland’s firing and the ensuing legal issues. Speaking with Rolling Stone, DeLeo remarked on the gravity of the band’s decision to fire Weiland,
Scott Weiland seems to be pretty much dead to his former band, Stone Temple Pilots, who are forging full steam ahead with their new singer, Linkin Park‘s Chester Bennington, and announcing their plans to drop a new EP this October, entitled High Rise. The new tunes will be released under the moniker Stone Temple Pilots
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After a very public fallout with their long-term frontman Scott Weiland, Stone Temple Pilots’ Robert and Dean DeLeo have opened up about the drama in an interview which highlights just how dire the situation was surrounding Weiland’s ejection. The band now seems fairly settled and motivated with their new frontman, Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington, but
The battle between Stone Temple Pilots, their former singer Scott Weiland and his replacement, Linkin Park‘s Chester Bennington, just got even messier, with Weiland countersuing the band and claiming that, without him, there is no Stone Temple Pilots. The 45-year-old vocalist is responding to the legal action brought against him by his former band, who
Stone Temple Pilots are saying sayonara to Scott Weiland in style, taking to the stage at the MusiCares MAP Fund benefit last Thursday night with their new vocalist, Linkin Park‘s Chester Bennington, and Slash and Duff McKagan from Guns N’ Roses. The new lineup jumped on stage with Slash and Duff to play a cover