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The Anniversary

Tiny Music… Songs From The Vatican Gift Shop Turns 20

For the most part, I didn't handle breaking news at my old job, so it fell upon one of the younger staff members, a very…
Michael Tedder | March 25, 2016 - 12:54 pm

10 Best Songs

The 10 Best Stone Temple Pilots Songs

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…
Chris DeVille | December 4, 2015 - 4:43 pm

The Anniversary

Purple Turns 20

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…
Chris DeVille | June 6, 2014 - 12:17 pm

More Scott Weiland stories

Stone Temple Pilots Announce First Show Since Chester Bennington’s Death

Scott Weiland, the founding singer for the iconic grunge band Stone Temple Pilots, died of an accidental overdose in 2015. Linkin Park's Chester Bennington, who…
Tom Breihan | November 2, 2017 - 9:20 am

Hear Stone Temple Pilots’ “Sex Type Thing” Demo From Upcoming Core Reissue

Stone Temple Pilots just announced a deluxe reissue of their debut album, Core, and today they've shared one of the bonus tracks to whet your…
Chris DeVille | July 27, 2017 - 9:23 am

Stone Temple Pilots Share Message For Chester Bennington

Although the late Chester Bennington will always be best known for his role in Linkin Park, he also spent a couple years fronting Stone Temple…
Chris DeVille | July 21, 2017 - 9:38 am

Scott Stapp Clarifies Some Things About Scott Weiland’s Ghost

Creed's Scott Stapp is the new lead singer for Art Of Anarchy, a supergroup that also features former Guns N' Roses guitarist Ron "Bumblefoot" Thal…
Peter Helman | April 19, 2017 - 10:44 pm

Scott Stapp Says Scott Weiland’s Ghost Visited Him In The Bathroom

Former Creed frontman Scott Stapp has been through some serious shit, resulting in a string of reckless incidents fueled by a mixture of paranoia, depression,…
Pranav Trewn | April 12, 2017 - 1:51 pm

Stone Temple Pilots Share Letter To Scott Weiland On One-Year-Anniversary Of His Death

Former Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland died of a drug overdose exactly one year ago today. At the time, his bandmates issued a short
Peter Helman | December 3, 2016 - 6:33 pm

Here’s Prince’s Amazing Custom Urn — And Lemmy’s And Weiland’s Too

Prince's final resting place has been revealed. The late, great musician's ashes are enshrined in a custom-made urn that looks like a miniature version of…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 11, 2016 - 12:48 pm

Stone Temple Pilots Reportedly Launching Open Auditions For New Singer

In the years leading up to the death of founding lead singer Scott Weiland, Stone Temple Pilots toured and recorded with Linkin Park frontman Chester
Chris DeVille | February 5, 2016 - 9:50 am

Watch Former Stone Temple Pilots Bandmates Pay Tribute To Scott Weiland

Two weeks after the drug-overdose death of former Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland, his estranged STP bandmates have posted a new video that pays…
Tom Breihan | December 21, 2015 - 3:51 pm

Toxicology Test Reveals Scott Weiland’s Cause Of Death

Toxicology reports obtained by TMZ have shown the cause of Scott Weiland's death: an overdose on cocaine, MDA (a form of ecstasy), and alcohol. The…
James Rettig | December 18, 2015 - 11:41 am

Hear Chris Cornell’s Acoustic “Say Hello 2 Heaven” In Tribute To Scott Weiland

Scott Weiland passed away last week at the age of 48, and since then we've read a several tributes to the late musician. Billy Corgan,…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 8, 2015 - 2:03 pm

Scott Weiland’s Ex-Wife & Children Share Obituary

Former Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland passed away last Thurday at the age of 48. Billy Corgan and Weiland's former bandmates have both shared…
Peter Helman | December 7, 2015 - 11:20 pm

Scott Weiland’s Bassist Arrested For Drug Possession

Scott Weiland's Wildabouts bandmate Tommy Black has been arrested for possession of cocaine on the tour bus that Weiland died in last night while on…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 4, 2015 - 5:22 pm
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