This morning, Stone Temple Pilots announced the firing of singer Scott Weiland in a brief, straight-to-the-point news release: “Stone Temple Pilots have announced they have officially terminated Scott Weiland.” No reason was given for the decision. In 2011, Weiland told Billboard.com that Stone Temple Pilots would begin working on a new album, the followup to [...]
A few days after branding renowned producer Rick Rubin “overrated” and “overpaid,” Corey Taylor has now laid bare his feelings about Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland. Speaking during his current solo tour, the Slipknot/Stone Sour frontman mocked Weiland’s upcoming Christmas album, The Most Wonderful Time of the Year, calling the former Velvet Revolver singer [...]
Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland is set to release a Christmas album, titled The Most Wonderful Time of the Year, on October 4. On the record, the former Velvet Revolver singer performs classic Christmas tunes in various styles, including big band swing, orchestrated ballads, reggae, and bossa nova. The full track listing is as [...]
The annual hard-rock festival has released Rock On the Range—The Book, which features behind-the-scenes photos, never-before-seen performance shots, and testimonials from past acts, including Stone Temple Pilots, Slipknot, Slash, Godsmack, Disturbed, Rob Zombie, Rise Against, and more. You can pick it up at RockOnTheRange.com. The festival is set for it's fifth anniversary show and will take place on May 21 and 22 in Columbus, Ohio. Check the site soon for lineup announcements and other updates.