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February 28, 2010 This week, Stone Temple Pilots debuted their new album, Aerosmith reunited for a summer tour, and Kanye dropped a haunting new video. Meanwhile, Thom Yorke's supergroup will hit the road, and Vampire Weekend's guitarist spoke out about his homosexuality and music.
These stories, plus the week's top news, audio/video, and live reviews, below.TOP STORIES Stone Temple Pilots Debut New AlbumScott Weiland and Co. …
February 24, 2010 The nine-year wait for new Stone Temple Pilots music ended Tuesday night in New York City.
During a listening party at the Gramercy Park Hotel's Rose Bar -- where Guns N' Roses rocked out one week earlier -- the San Diego-bred quartet debuted their self-titled reunion album, their first since 2001's Shangri-La Dee Da, due out on May 25.
Singer Scott Weiland, bassist Robert DeLeo, guitarist Dean DeLeo, and drummer Eric Kretz all attend …
January 19, 2010 In 2008, San Diego alt-rockers Stone Temple Pilots ended a five-year split and reunited for a massive U.S. tour, kicking off with a rockin' extravaganza at Harry Houdini's old Hollywood mansion. …
December 16, 2009 Attention Stone Temple Pilots fans: the wait for new music is nearly over.
Singer Scott Weiland recently checked in from the studio, where the alt-rock vets are recording their first album since reuniting in 2008, to give a progress report: "We're almost finished," he said.
"There will probably be 11 songs on the record and we have nine completed already," Weiland told Spinner of the release, produced by Don Was (Bob Dylan, Rolling St …
November 19, 2009 The Stone Temple Pilots have been touring nearly non-stop since their first reunion gig at Harry Houdini's house in 2008.
But now the quartet are focusing on their reunion album, postponing the remainder of their U.S. …
October 16, 2009 Scott Weiland has landed the lead role in a new romantic comedy video -- and its soundtrack kicks ass!For the music video for the sometime Stone Temple Pilot's solo song "Tangle With Your Mind," the 41-year-old rocker acts in an uber cute tale of boy-meets-girl. …
October 1, 2009 Here are some of the weirdest web stories of the week:
Neil Diamond covers Adam Sandler's "Chanukah Song" on his upcoming Christmas album. Let's pray "Lunchlady Land" is the B-side. [Spinner]
Amy Winehouse breaks from spitting on the paparazzi to spit rhymes on a rap song. So... apparently she's not sober. [Gawker]
Tracey Morgan, a.k.a. rapper Scoppy Giles, devotes a song to ladies' "dumplin' butts" in a new VH1 promo. …
September 22, 2009 Just days after Scott Weiland suffered a midair seizure, forcing his plane to make an emergency landing in Dallas, the alt-rock singer's Stone Temple Pilots have announced a 24-date outing, set to kick off October 2 in Mobile, Alabama. See all dates below.
The tour comes as the Los Angeles band is wrapping recording efforts for a new album, set to be released in early 2010. …
July 2, 2009 "So this is the first show of our tour," Stone Temple Pilots singer Scott Weiland told the sold-out crowd at Los Angeles' House of Blues during the inaugural St. Jude Rock'n'Roll Hope Show, a new event to raise funds for children's cancer research. "Ready or not," he continued. "Ready or not."
Coming from the larger-than-life frontman of an alternative rock institution, it was a nicely humanizing statement. …
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