1. Jessie Ware, Courtney Barnett, Ben Kweller on SXSW's First Round Artist List

    October 22, 2014 11:05 AM EDT Courtney Barnett , Carl Barat and The Jackals , Ben Kweller , The Big Pink , Jessie Ware and Scott Weiland and The Wildabouts will all be headed to Austin, Texas, in March for the South by Southwest Music Conference and Festival, the annual indu ...

  2. Jessie Ware, Courtney Barnett, Ben Kweller on SXSW's First Round Artist List

    October 22, 2014 11:05 AM EDT Courtney Barnett , Carl Barat and The Jackals , Ben Kweller , The Big Pink , Jessie Ware and Scott Weiland and The Wildabouts will all be headed to Austin, Texas, in March for the South by Southwest Music Conference and Festival, the annual indust ...

  3. Update: Scott Weiland Not in Jail, Says 'TMZ Will Hear From My Attorneys'

    August 22, 2014 9:25 AM EDT Despite a Wednesday night report from TMZ, Scott Weiland was not arrested for meth possession and has not been sitting behind bars for four weeks. Weiland himself debunked the claim in a video posted on Facebook , calling TMZ's report " ...

  4. Stone Temple Pilots Return to Billboard 200 With New Singer, EP

    October 18, 2013 7:30 PM EDT After charting eight previous albums with Scott Weiland as its lead singer, alt rock veterans Stone Temple Pilots return to the Billboard 200 -- but without its former lead singer. This time, they are joined by a new frontman -- and a very famous ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. Stone Temple Pilots Announce 'High Rise' EP

    August 29, 2013 3:17 PM EDT Three months after adding Linkin Park vocalist Chester Bennington to the group, alt-rock veterans Stone Temple Pilots announced on Thursday that they'll release a five-song EP next month... under a slightly altered moniker. Stone Temple Pilot ...

  7. Scott Weiland on His STP Replacement: ‘I Don’t Think Chester Did It In a Spiteful Way’

    August 01, 2013 9:00 AM EDT Though there's certainly no love, or legalities, lost between Scott Weiland and the other founding members of Stone Temple Pilots, the singer bears no ill will towards his replacement, Linkin Park's Chester Bennington. "I've k ...

  8. Duff McKagan on Walking Papers, Velvet Revolver's Future and Scott Weiland's 'Situation'

    July 26, 2013 10:30 AM EDT Song Premiere: Listen to "A Place Like This" By Walking Papers, McKagan's new supergroup with Screaming Trees drummer Barrett Martin Guns N' Roses and Velvet Revolver alumnus Duff McKagan wasn't necessarily looking to ...

  9. Scott Weiland Weds Photographer Jamie Wachtel

    June 23, 2013 11:50 PM EDT Scott Weiland is a newlywed. The former Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver frontman married photographer Jamie Wachtel on Saturday at their Los Angeles home, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. "We had the most beautiful, heartfelt cer ...

  10. 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 ...

  11. Scott Weiland Countersuing Stone Temple Pilots

    June 03, 2013 4:40 PM EDT Scott Weiland is filing a $7 million countersuit against his fellow co-founders of Stone Temple Pilots, claiming they do not have the legal right to remove him from the band and asking a judge to bar their use of the name going forward. "How ...

  12. Chart Highlights: Stone Temple Pilots Make Return Flight To Rock Radio

    May 27, 2013 5:00 PM EDT The band is back with its first chart entry since 2010 - and with Linkin Park's Chester Bennington on vocals. Plus, new No. 1s for Daft Punk, J. Cole and Banda Carnaval Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard char ...

  13. Stone Temple Pilots Fire Scott Weiland

    February 27, 2013 11:37 AM EST 0 0 0 Scott Weiland has been fired from the Stone Temple Pilots, the alternative rock band he has fronted since 1986, the group announced in a one-line statement on Wednesday. No other information has been given on the termination and a rep for the band h ...

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  15. Soundgarden Record First Song in 15 Years for 'Avengers' Soundtrack

    March 27, 2012 11:30 AM EDT 0 0 0 The May 1 album's full tracklisting also features Buckcherry, Bush, Rise Against and more alt-rock Grunge icons Soundgarden will release their first new song in 15 years for the soundtrack to Marvel's upcoming "Avengers" film. Th ...

  16. Slash Talks Solo 'Freedom' & GNR's Possible Rock Hall Reunion

    November 04, 2011 2:25 PM EDT 0 0 0 'With Guns 'N Roses, There's Really No Guessing Exactly How It Will Go' Slash is predicting an April release for his next album, which he describes as "killer" and is being recorded with the same Myles Kennedy-fronted b ...

  17. Scott Weiland Honors 'The Golden Era' on Christmas Album

    November 01, 2011 5:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 Bing Crosby , Burl Ives , Jose Feliciano and... Scott Weiland? OK, the Stone Temple Pilots frontman may not be the first name you think of when it comes to Christmas music, but with the release of "The Most Wonderful Time of the Year," Wei ...

  18. Stone Temple Pilots Halt Tour as Scott Weiland Needs 'Vocal Rest'

    September 15, 2011 11:27 AM EDT 0 0 0 One year after scrapping a dozen dates on their 2010 reunion tour, Stone Temple Pilots have postponed the final four dates of their summer 2011 tour due to singer Scott Weiland needing "immediate vocal rest." On their official Facebook pag ...

  19. Justin Bieber, Taylor Swift, Eminem Top 2011 Billboard Music Awards

    May 22, 2011 11:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 Veteran rapper Eminem and teen pop sensation Justin Bieber dominated the 2011's Billboard Music Awards, each taking home a total of six official awards. There was a six-way tie for second place between Rihanna , Lady Gaga , Usher , Taylor Swift ...

  20. Beyonce To Be Honored by Michelle Obama, Lady Gaga, Bono at 2011 Billboard Music Awards

    May 21, 2011 2:25 PM EDT 0 0 0 B eyonce will receive an all-star tribute when she is honored with the Billboard Millennium Award at the 2011 Billboard Music Awards, which will air Sunday night (May 22) on ABC at 8-11pm ET/PT from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Among the ...

  21. Lil Wayne and Mary J. Blige Lead Collaborative Performances at 2011 Billboard Music Awards

    May 19, 2011 2:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 L il Wayne will team up with Mary J. Blige , Pitbull will rock the stage with Ne-Yo and Nayer, and Far*East Movement will be joined by both Snoop Dogg and Ryan Tedder for special collaborative performances at the 2011 Billboard Music Awards, which w ...

  22. Billboard Bits: Kelly Clarkson Single Expected in July, Matthew Morrison Joins NKOTBSB Tour

    May 17, 2011 8:23 PM EDT 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. New Kelly Clarkson Single Expected in July Always the active Facebooker, Kelly Clarkson took to the social network again this past weekend to clear up a few rumors after ...

  23. Neil Diamond to Perform at Billboard Music Awards, Receive Icon Award

    May 17, 2011 3:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 Legendary singer and songwriter Neil Diamond will receive the 2011 Billboard Icon Award at this weekend's Billboard Music Awards. Diamond will also take to the stage and perform. The award, which honors the cultural impact of an artist whose ex ...

  24. Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez, Kylie Minogue Join Billboard Music Awards Presenters

    May 17, 2011 12:41 PM EDT J ustin Biebe r, Kylie Minogue , Jada Pinkett Smith, Joe Jonas , Keri Hilson , Marc Anthony , "Glee" star Matthew Morrison, Nas , Scott Weiland , Selena Gomez , Tim Allen, Travis Barker , Trey Songz and "Modern Family" star Ric ...

  25. Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez Among Billboard Music Awards Presenters

    May 17, 2011 12:40 PM EDT 0 0 0 J ustin Biebe r, Kylie Minogue , Jada Pinkett Smith, Joe Jonas , Keri Hilson , Marc Anthony , "Glee" star Matthew Morrison, Nas , Scott Weiland , Selena Gomez , Tim Allen, Travis Barker , Trey Songz and "Modern Family" star Rico ...

  26. Stone Temple Pilots Scrap Tour After Weiland's Onstage Rant

    September 22, 2010 6:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 S tone Temple Pilots have postponed 12 dates on their reunion tour, the band announced on its official website Tuesday (Sept. 21). The announcement states that the group will re-route its tour for a "short break" and hit the road again in ...

  27. Santana, Michael Buble, Kings Of Leon Preview New Albums

    September 15, 2010 4:45 PM EDT 0 0 0 WHAT'S IN STORE: Or, technically, not quite yet in stores. Still, the launch of the fourth-quarter retail blitz impacts multiple airplay charts, where three notable acts debut with lead singles from forthcoming albums. Santana enters Adult Cont ...

  28. STP's Scott Weiland Falls Off Stage During Concert

    August 27, 2010 4:47 PM EDT 0 0 0 Stone Temple Pilot frontman Scott Weiland had a mean fall off an elevated stage in Cincinnati's PNC Pavilion this week (Aug. 25). Video: Scott Weiland plummets off stage The singer plummeted into the camera pit during the group's performan ...

  29. Stone Temple Pilots Lip-Synching?

    August 26, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Let's agree on this: If Scott Weiland is actually keeping this song going after what happens at 1:27 in the video - and by the way, ouch! - he gets all of our votes for Best Song Performance Ever After Falling Off Stage. Lip-synching? You be ...

  30. Stone Temple Pilots Exclusive Album Debut

    May 21, 2010 10:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Stone Temple Pilots ' highly anticipated, nine-years-in-the-making self-titled album doesn't come out until May 25, but you can stream the entire album right here, right now, only on Billboard.com. Photos: STP Live In NYC | Billboard Cover ...

  31. Stone Temple Pilots/ May 18, 2010/ New York City (Gramercy Theater)

    May 20, 2010 7:11 PM EDT 0 0 0 It was nearing 10:45. Doors had opened almost an hour earlier and the Jimmy Kimmel Live camera crews were coercing sound-bites from the crowds, but after the fourth or fifth call for "30 more seconds of applause guys," a hail of boos sent ...

  32. 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 ...

  33. Stone Temple Pilots, Weiland Take Separate Paths To New Album

    March 25, 2010 4:39 PM EDT 0 0 0 S tone Temple Pilots had little trouble gearing up for the group's first new album in nine years, according to bassist Robert DeLeo. "I think Dean and I always have music going on," DeLeo tells Billboard.com, referring to his older br ...

  34. Stone Temple Pilots Launch Revival Tour At SXSW

    March 19, 2010 9:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 S tone 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 ...

  35. @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 ...

  36. Alex Chilton Remembered at SXSW, U.S. Congress

    March 18, 2010 8:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 Guitarist Alex Chilton , who died of heart-related problems Wednesday night, was mourned across the alternative rock world on Thursday. But his loss was particularly felt at the South by Southwest Music + Media Conference , where Chilton was schedul ...

  37. Jane's Addiction Loses Original Bass Player Again

    March 03, 2010 5:21 PM EST 0 0 0 The bass player with Jane's Addiction has quit the band, and will reportedly be replaced by former Guns N' Roses rocker Duff McKagan. Eric Avery, 44, announced his departure through a Twitter message on Monday, hours after the band complet ...

  38. Carlos Santana Celebrates 'Supernatural' Reissue, Talks Covers Album

    February 25, 2010 1:37 PM EST 0 0 0 Rock guitar legend Carlos Santana is celebrating the 10th anniversary of his breakthrough "Supernatural" album -- which won nine Grammy Awards and has sold more than 25 million copies worldwide -- with a "Supernatural: Legacy Edition& ...

  39. Stone Temple Pilots Album Preview

    January 12, 2010 4:26 PM EST 0 0 0 Stone Temple Pilots, Title TBD (Atlantic) Release Date: April 2010 It's been almost nine years since Stone Temple Pilots released their last studio album, 2001's "Shangri-La Dee Da," and in the meantime, the '90s alternative ...

  40. 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 ...

  41. May 21, 2009

    May 21, 2009 12:00 AM EDT – Lou Pearlman, manager of the Backstreet Boys and ’N Sync, is sentenced to 25 years in prison on four federal charges: two counts of conspiracy, money laundering and using false statements in a bankruptcy proceeding. 2008 – David Cook wins Sea ...

  42. April 28, 2009

    April 28, 2009 12:00 AM EDT – Scott Weiland of Stone Temple Pilots is sentenced to eight days in jail for drunk driving. 2005 – Jazz bassist Percy Heath dies of cancer in Southampton, N.Y. He is 81. 2005 – Eddie Montgomery of country duo Montgomery Gentry seriously injure ...

  43. Duff McKagan Restarts Loaded, Says U.S. Economy 'Will Recover'

    April 03, 2009 10:33 AM EDT 0 0 0 Duff McKagan wants to be of service with more than his music these days. The Guns N' Roses and Velvet Revolver bassist, who's now back to fronting his other band, Duff McKagan's Loaded, is also busy these days writing a weekly financi ...

  44. April 1, 2009

    April 01, 2009 12:00 AM EDT – Scott Weiland officially departs Velvet Revolver. 2005 – Songwriter Jack Keller dies of leukemia in Nashville at the age of 68. 2004 – Guitarist Paul Atkinson of the Zombies dies of liver and kidney disease in Santa Monica, Calif., at the age ...

  45. Lil' Wayne, Scott Weiland On Board For VH1's Revived 'Behind The Music'

    March 19, 2009 1:09 PM EDT 0 0 0 VH1 is reviving its former signature series "Behind the Music." The cable network is ordering about 10 new episodes of "Music," bringing back the iconic documentary program that ran for several years on VH1 starting in 1997. Lil ...

  46. 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 ...

  47. 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 ...

  48. 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 ...

  49. Chris Brown, Kanye West Rule American Music Awards

    November 24, 2008 10:57 AM EST 0 0 0 Chris Brown was the big winner, but it was Kanye West's night at the American Music Awards. Instead of his typical tantrum -- a trend West started four years ago when he lost the favorite new artist prize -- the rapper claimed two trophies last ...

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