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Country Star Eric Church Pays Tribute to Lemmy, Scott Weiland in ACM Awards Performance

Country Star Eric Church Pays Tribute to Lemmy, Scott Weiland in ACM Awards Performance

Metal doesn’t tend to be given too much of a spotlight in country music. But last night at the ACM (Academy of Country Music) Awards, singer and guitarist—and one time Halestorm tour mate—Eric Church inserted tributes to recently deceased artists into his performance of his song “Record Year.” Among the musicians he tipped his hat to […]

New Issue Preview: Revolver February/March 2016

New Issue Preview: Revolver February/March 2016

The new Hottest Chicks in Hard Rock issue hits newsstands February 9!

Watch Stone Temple Pilots Members Pay Tribute to Scott Weiland

Watch Stone Temple Pilots Members Pay Tribute to Scott Weiland

The surviving members of Stone Temple Pilots—guitarist Dean DeLeo, bassist Robert DeLeo and drummer Eric Kretz—have posted a video tribute to Scott Weiland, who died on December 3 from a drug overdose at the age of 48. Said the DeLeos and Kretz in a statement to Rolling Stone: “Recently the three of us sat down […]

List: Six Rock and Metal Cover Song Tributes to Scott Weiland

List: Six Rock and Metal Cover Song Tributes to Scott Weiland

It’s been one week since former Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland passed away, tragically, at the age of 48. Since then, tributes have been pouring in from rock peers and those who Weiland influenced with his music. Some artists have even been performing STP covers onstage as an acknowledgement of the late singer’s artistry. […]

Stone Temple Pilots Members Release Statement About Scott Weiland

Stone Temple Pilots Members Release Statement About Scott Weiland

Scott Weiland’s former band mates in Stone Temple Pilots—guitarist Dean DeLeo, bassist Robert DeLeo and drummer Eric Kretz—have released the following statement following the singer’s death at the age of 48: Dear Scott, Let us start by saying thank you for sharing your life with us. Together we crafted a legacy of music that has given […]

Scott Weiland, Former Stone Temple Pilots Singer, Found Dead at 48

Scott Weiland, Former Stone Temple Pilots Singer, Found Dead at 48

The former singer for Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver has died

Interview: Bumblefoot Talks Art of Anarchy, Scott Weiland and Top Guitarists

Interview: Bumblefoot Talks Art of Anarchy, Scott Weiland and Top Guitarists

When supergroup Art of Anarchy was announced months ago, it included vocalist Scott Weiland (Stone Temple Pilots, Velvet Revolver), guitarist Ron “Bumblefoot” Thal, bassist John Moyer (Disturbed), guitarist and drummer Jon and Vince Votta. Recently, Weiland called the group a “scam” and would no longer sing for them. Here, Bumblefoot addresses Weiland’s comments, the band, […]

Scott Weiland Calls Reported Meth Arrest a "Lie" in Video Message from Studio

Scott Weiland Calls Reported Meth Arrest a “Lie” in Video Message from Studio

UPDATE: Scott Weiland has posted a video message on his Facebook page–watch it here–in which he calls a TMZ.com report that he has been arrested on a meth charge a “lie” and says that he has been “touring, writing and recording” his new album. “I just got reading something very interesting,” Weiland comments. “A nice […]

Photos: Hard-Rock and Metal Musician Mug Shots

Photos: Hard-Rock and Metal Musician Mug Shots

Unless you’ve been living in a cave (and if you have–badass!), you’ve seen the “sexy” mug shot that has apparently gone viral enough to make news headlines. All we could think on seeing said headlines is 1) our world is fucked, and 2) this dude is set. Hello, modeling deal! Of course, the newly famous […]

Scott Weiland Reacts to Firing by Stone Temple Pilots

Scott Weiland Reacts to Firing by Stone Temple Pilots

Scott Weiland, who was fired yesterday from Stone Temple Pilots, said he found out about the firing the same way the rest of us did: He read the one-sentence statement the band sent to the media Wednesday. “I learned of my supposed ‘termination’ from Stone Temple Pilots this morning by reading about it in the […]