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Stone Temple Pilots were better than Pearl Jam. Nobody was allowed to admit that in the ’90s, when self-seriousness reigned and alternative rock was supposed to be Very Important Business — or rather, A Very Important Indictment Of Business (see: Pearl Jam’s war against Ticketmaster). Plus Scott Weiland made it harder on himself by blatantly… More »

As time-tested album cycles are discarded and abandoned, so too is an artist’s traditional publicity window. In 2013, the best way to stay in the public eye was not to do interviews, but to bicker, troll, and brawl — on Twitter, on TV, or in person. Yes, beef was what’s for dinner in 2013, and… More »

Don’t you love Christmas music? I’m Jewish so mostly it makes me feel like I’m in a mall. But don’t you love malls? I’ve been trying to get my daughter to listen to The Nutcracker, and that’s been pretty easy because she’s only three and doesn’t have a choice. But if Tchaikovsky’s not your speed… More »

More Scott Weiland stories

Weiland Explains XMas LP

What's the deal with this, exactly? That's what we want to know, too. Luckily, The Sudbury Star got to the man himself to ask the…
Corban Goble | November 21, 2011 - 2:40 pm

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Hey, there were some good videos this week! Two of the five videos below come from the directing team of Casey Raymond and Ewan Jame…
Tom Breihan | November 18, 2011 - 4:47 pm

Scott Weiland – “Winter Wonderland” Video

When Scott Weiland's Christmas Album got announced, it was one of those things that was so easy to make fun of that you kind of…
Corban Goble | November 17, 2011 - 1:39 pm

Hear Scott Weiland’s Christmas Album

Scott Weiland has a Christmas album, you guys! Just in time for the holidays, by which I mean, just in time for Halloween. But, hey,…
Corban Goble | October 21, 2011 - 12:29 pm

Scott Weiland Covers Radiohead’s “Let Down”

Scott Weiland definitely wants us to think he's cool. On his website, the Stone Temple Pilots frontman is selling a digital-only comp that features cover…
Tom Breihan | August 30, 2011 - 2:56 pm

Weiland Meltdown Prompts Another STP Hiatus

Stone Temple Pilots played the Woodlands in Houston, Texas Sunday night, and it looks like it might be the band's last show for a while.
jessica | September 22, 2010 - 5:27 pm

STP LOL: Lip-Syncing Weiland Falls Off Stage

Scott Weiland fell off the stage at a show in Cincinnati last night, while his "backing track" or perhaps "lead vocal track" kept going. But…
jessica | August 26, 2010 - 6:17 pm

Stone Temple Pilots – “Between The Lines”

Hole and Stone Temple Pilots both played SXSW this year, perhaps working some deep, deep viral marketing for Hot Tub Time Machine, or perhaps not.
jessica | March 22, 2010 - 5:19 pm

New Scott Weiland Video – “Tangle With Your Mind”

We’ve established grunge nostalgia’s at a fever pitch. STP aren’t dummies, so they’re touring (mostly casinos, apparently) even if it means ignoring one another offstage.
Scott Lapatine | October 12, 2009 - 11:51 am

VH1 Revives Behind The Music

Since '97, BTM has tracked the rise and spectacular falls of 168 artists, most recently New Kids On The Block last fall. It was the…
Scott Lapatine | March 19, 2009 - 1:01 pm

Scott Weiland Covers The Smiths

Scott misses Cleveland and, it seems, vintage Smiths. The Deluxe Edition of "Happy" In Galoshes includes a second disc housing this cover of "Reel Around…
brandon | December 15, 2008 - 10:12 am

New Scott Weiland Video – “Missing Cleveland”

Scott Weiland may be Happy In Galoshes, but that doesn't mean he isn't "Missing Cleveland" (and the snow). Whereas the video for the Bowie-esque "Paralysis"…
brandon | December 11, 2008 - 9:19 am

2008 American Music Awards: Just The Good Parts

Good being relative, of course. AMA stands for Auto-Tune Music Award so it wasn't long before Kanye was onstage. Upon accepting his first ever AMA,…
Scott Lapatine | November 23, 2008 - 11:33 pm

Stream Scott Weiland’s Happy In Galoshes

You’ve heard Scott “Paddington Bear” Weiland’s second solo album in bits and plenty of pieces, but now a week before its release (11/25), you ca…
brandon | November 19, 2008 - 10:26 am

New Scott Weiland Video – “Paralysis”

Stone Temple Pilots visited New Orleans over the weekend, remembering the '90s for the benefit of Voodoo Music Experience attendees. Their reunion tour wraps u…
Scott Lapatine | October 27, 2008 - 3:13 pm

New Scott Weiland – “Crash”

Scott Weiland’s taken a break from political prognostications to add the swooning trance-a-holic “Crash” to the list of Happy In Galoshes songs we’ve heard. It…
brandon | October 27, 2008 - 9:39 am

Scott Weiland Offers Two Cents On The Election

It’s unclear if we should be taking election advice from someone who has trouble standing up, but at his official website under the header “Somewhere…
brandon | October 24, 2008 - 9:35 am

New Scott Weiland – “Missing Cleveland”

One more from Happy In Golashes. Not as good as “Paralysis,” which means modern rock radio will probably love it. Hear it at MySpace.
Amrit Singh | September 18, 2008 - 2:29 pm

New Scott Weiland – “Paralysis”

The ever troubled Stone Temple Revolver singer lets the internet in on some sounds from his (partially) Steve Albini produced solo record today. According to…
Amrit Singh | September 17, 2008 - 5:57 pm

Scott Weiland Solo Album Out This Fall

The STP frontman is barely able to pilot himself across a stage, but Billboard reports his second solo album Happy will be out 11/18 via…
brandon | September 3, 2008 - 9:59 am