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Scott Weiland died last night at the age of 48, the end of a life defined by rock ‘n’ roll excess at its most triumphant and destructive. In one sense, it’s amazing that a man who lived that hard managed to live this long. On the other hand, I had come to think of Weiland… More »

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 »

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Stone Temple Pilots – “Cinnamon” Video (Previously Unreleased)

A few years ago, Stone Temple Pilots reunited long enough to release a self-titled 2010 album before another Scott Weiland meltdown ended things all over
Tom Breihan | February 13, 2012 - 11:34 am
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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
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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
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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
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Yeasayer + Suckers Cover Alanis, Live, Blind Melon, The ’90s

Williamsburg is a Camel cigarette, the new Bedford Ave. Duane Reade has a wine bar inside of it, the yuppies are part of the firmament.
Amrit Singh | December 17, 2010 - 11:05 am
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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
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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
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Stone Temple Pilots – “Behind The Lines” Video

Watching this video for "Behind The Lines," with its POV camera and fish-eye lenses, reminds you of Prodigy's "Smack My Bitch Up" clip immediately. Turns…
jessica | May 11, 2010 - 1:56 pm
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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
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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
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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
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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 can…
brandon | November 19, 2008 - 10:26 am
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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 up…
Scott Lapatine | October 27, 2008 - 3:13 pm
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Scott Weiland Is Still In Bad Shape

As we continue documenting the downfall of grunge's old guard, it's worth noting Scott Weiland's still a mess. Velvet Revolver might be reduced to joining…
brandon | August 4, 2008 - 10:18 am
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Spacehog Frontman Joining Velvet Revolver?

With Scott Weiland out the door and on STP tour, Slash & friends are reportedly going to replace Mr. Reliable with Royston Langdon, the dork…
brandon | July 30, 2008 - 2:45 pm
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Scott Weiland Goes A Long Way To Suggest Drugs Aren’t Good For You

No sooner do we mention Amy Winehouse's return to form in Lisbon than Scott Weiland reminds us about his own wobbly self. Looks like the…
brandon | June 2, 2008 - 4:56 pm
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