Stone Temple Pilots

  1. Chart Moves: Korn Meets Dave Matthews Band in Top 10, Stone Temple Pilots Return

    October 18, 2013 9:30 AM EDT This week on the Billboard 200 albums chart, Miley Cyrus rang the bell at No. 1 with the arrival of her new album, "Bangerz." The set sold 270,000 copies, according to Nielsen SoundScan. That marks the largest sales week for a solo wom ...

  2. Sacked Scott Weiland Countersues Stone Temple Pilots

    June 04, 2013 6:40 AM EDT Scott Weiland has countersued his former band mates in Stone Temple Pilots claiming they had no right to expel him and shouldn't be allowed to perform with a new lead singer. Weiland's suit was filed Friday in Los Angeles Superior Cour ...

  3. Chart Moves: Bruno Mars Bounds Up Hot 100 Post-BBMAs; David Guetta Brings Worldwide Hit To U.S.; Stone Temple Pilots Return

    May 31, 2013 10:55 AM EDT As previously reported, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis post a fourth week at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with "Can't Hold Us," featuring Ray Dalton. Who else makes notable news on the Hot 100 and other song charts this week? -- Br ...

  4. Stone Temple Pilots Returning To Top Of Billboard 200

    May 27, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Next week on the Billboard 200 albums chart, Stone Temple Pilots will return to the tally after a long absence as its new self-titled set will be the chart's highest debut. Industry prognosticators think the album -- the band's first stu ...

  5. Universal Music Publishing Signs Stone Temple Pilots

    April 08, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music Publishing Group has signed a worldwide, deal encompassing the entire Stone Temple Pilots song catalog, including the group's upcoming self-titled, sixth-studio album coming out on May 25. The deal consists of signing up the g ...

  6. @SXSW: Stone Temple Pilots Launch Revival Tour

    March 19, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Stone Temple Pilots were this year's mutli-platinum rock act to use South By Southwest as a launching pad for a new project - in this case "Stone Temple Pilots," the group's first album of new material in nine years. The quarte ...

  7. AC/DC To Headline U.K.'s Download Fest

    January 26, 2010 12:00 AM EST Veteran rock act AC/DC is to headline this year's edition of U.K. metal/rock festival Download. Other acts confirmed for the three-day festival, which takes place at the Donington Park motor racing circuit June 11-13, include Them Crooked Vul ...

  8. Scott Weiland Launches Clothes Line

    September 11, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Ex-Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver frontman Scott Weiland is the latest musician to branch into fashion with his men’s clothing line, Weiland for Enlgish Laundry. Weiland performed at the Roxy in Los Angeles on Sept. 9 to kick off the line ...

  9. Scott Weiland Preps Clothing Line

    January 23, 2009 12:00 AM EST Scott Weiland, former front man for Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver, is launching a clothing line. Weiland has partnered with Christopher Wicks, designer and owner of Rock & Roll Religion, for a line of contemporary men's clothing ...

  10. Bug Music Signs Scott Weiland

    December 25, 2008 12:00 AM EST Bug Music Publishing has signed Scott Weiland to a publishing agreement for his share of the Stone Temple Pilots catalog as well as songs from future solo projects. The agreement also includes funding for Weiland to pursue the development of creat ...

  11. Velvet Revolver Cuts Ties With RCA

    November 25, 2008 12:00 AM EST Velvet Revolver has cut ties with RCA Records, which released the group's two studio albums. According to the band, the move was made at its request, to allow "complete freedom to go through whatever process it would take to accomplish&q ...

  12. Atlantic Sues Stone Temple Pilots' Weiland, Kretz

    June 13, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Atlantic Records sued two members of Stone Temple Pilots yesterday (June 12), accusing them of trying to prematurely end their recording contract with the Warner Music Group label. The suit, filed in U.S. District Court in Manhattan, claims lead s ...

  13. Slash: Velvet Revolver Building Web Site To Audition Singers

    April 18, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Velvet Revolver guitarist Slash tells Billboard.biz that the band is creating a Web site to audition singers. The new site will help Velvet Revolver replace Scott Weiland, whose April 1 dismissal from the band continued the public feud between the ...

  14. STP, Tragically Hip Lead Virgin Fest Calgary

    April 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Stone Temple Pilots and the Tragically Hip will headline this year's first Virgin Festival in Calgary, to be held June 21-22 at Fort Calgary. Other acts on the bill include the Flaming Lips, Three Days Grace, Corb Lund, Face to Face, the Dude ...

  15. Stone Temple Pilots Rock Houdini Mansion

    April 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The reunited Stone Temple Pilots solidified their summer reunion tour plans last night (April 7) with a brief performance at the former estate of magician Harry Houdini, tucked away in Los Angeles' Hollywood Hills. The group's 30-minute ...

  16. Weiland Hits Back At Ex-Velvet Revolver Mates

    April 02, 2008 12:00 AM EDT A day after the non-singing members of Velvet Revolver announced they were moving on without him, frontman Scott Weiland has responded to the move via a venom-filled statement. Weiland says he already "claimed the group dead in the water on M ...

  17. Velvet Revolver Boots Scott Weiland

    April 01, 2008 12:00 AM EDT After feuding publicly for the past two weeks, Velvet Revolver and frontman Scott Weiland have officially parted ways, according to a statement from founding members Slash, Duff McKagan, Matt Sorum and Dave Kushner. "This band is all about it ...

  18. Stone Temple Pilots Plotting Extensive Tour

    March 31, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The recently reunited Stone Temple Pilots can add a full-fledged summer amphitheater tour to its previously announced U.S. festival dates, Billboard.biz has learned. Details are still coming together, but a source close to the alt-rock band says S ...

  19. STP, Linkin Park Set For Revived Edgefest

    February 26, 2008 12:00 AM EST Stone Temple Pilots and Linkin Park will head the bill for the 2008 Edgefest in Toronto, which is returning after a one-year hiatus. The event will be held July 12 at Downsview Park. Rounding out the bill are Sam Roberts Band, the Bravery, Ashes D ...

  20. Stone Temple Pilots Reunite For Ohio Festival

    February 12, 2008 12:00 AM EST The Stone Temple Pilots reunion first reported here last month will touch down for the first time at the Rock on the Range festival, to be held May 17-18 at Columbus, Ohio's Columbus Crew Stadium. Other acts confirmed for the AEG Live-steered ...

  21. Velvet Revolver Sets July Date For 'Libertad'

    April 24, 2007 12:00 AM EDT After scrapping the original May 29 release date, Velvet Revolver has settled on July 3 to unveil its second RCA album, "Libertad." Impacting in mid-May, the first single from the set will be "She Builds Quick Machines," one of ...