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SCOTT WEILAND Blames 'Equipment' Problems For Corpus Christi Concert Fiasco

Former STONE TEMPLE PILOTS singer Scott Weiland was harshly criticized following several performances on his current tour with his new band THE WILDABOUTS, with one review calling his performance "sluggish" and another stating flat-out that the vocalist "appears to have crashed and burned. Badly." Not helping matters was a fan-filmed video of THE WILDABOUTS performing ...

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SCOTT WEILAND 'Appears To Have Crashed And Burned'

**Update**: A representative for Weiland tells TMZ that "perfect storm" of Scott being tired and having a couple of drinks before the show is to blame for the singer's lackluster performance in Corpus Christi. The representative adds that Scott's earpiece went out during the show, making it hard for him to stay on ...

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HELLOWEEN: New 'My God-Given Right' Trailer

German power metallers HELLOWEEN will release their 15th studio album, "My God-Given Right", on May 29 via Nuclear Blast. The CD was recorded between October 2014 and February 2015 at the band's MiSueno Studio on the isle of Tenerife with producer Charlie Bauerfeind (GOTTHARD, HAMMERFALL). HELLOWEEN has just released the first single from "My God-Given ...

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KISS's PAUL STANLEY, GENE SIMMONS Receive ASCAP Founders Award

The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) presented rock heavyweights KISS with the prestigious ASCAP Founders Award at its 32nd annual ASCAP Pop Music Awards on April 29 in Hollywood. The exclusive, invitation-only gala took place at the Loews Hollywood Hotel in Los Angeles, California. The ASCAP Founders Award goes to ASCAP's pioneering ...

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TRIXTER: 'Human Era' EPK

Frontiers Music Srl will release of the new studio album from good-time rock 'n' rollers TRIXTER, titled "Human Era", on June 5 in Europe and June 9 in North America. An EPK (Electronic Press Kit) for the album is available below. Following on the heels of the successful comeback album "New Audio Machine", TRIXTER is ...

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FAILURE: 'The Heart Is A Monster' Cover Artwork, Track Listing

FAILURE will release "The Heart Is A Monster", the Los Angeles-based trio's follow-up to 1996's "Fantastic Planet", on June 30 via INgrooves Music Group's artist services division, INresidence. The track listing for the CD is as follows: 01. Segue 4 02. Hot Traveler 03. A.M. Amnesia 04. Snow Angel 05. Atom City Queen 06. Segue ...

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STONE TEMPLE PILOTS Guitarist On Possible Reunion With SCOTT WEILAND: 'Why The F**k Would We Want That?

According to The Pulse Of Radio, STONE TEMPLE PILOTS guitarist Dean DeLeo was asked in a new interview with Yahoo! Music to compare current vocalist Chester Bennington with former frontman Scott Weiland. DeLeo replied, "There's no comparison. It's like talking about the strength of a two-year-old baby compared to a professional body builder. ...

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HELLOWEEN: Trailer For 'Battle's Won' Single

German power metallers HELLOWEEN will release their 15th studio album, "My God-Given Right", on May 29 via Nuclear Blast. The CD was recorded between October 2014 and February 2015 at the band's MiSueno Studio on the isle of Tenerife with producer Charlie Bauerfeind (GOTTHARD, HAMMERFALL). HELLOWEEN has just released the first single from "My God-Given ...

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SCOTT WEILAND & THE WILDABOUTS Announce New Guitarist

In a message to fans, Scott Weiland announced that Australian-born guitarist Nick Maybury will be joining the former STONE TEMPLE PILOTS singer's new band THE WILDABOUTS when they hit the road this week to play a host of solo and festival dates. THE WILDABOUTS guitarist Jeremy Brown passed away unexpectedly last month; a day before ...

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SCOTT WEILAND To RICHARD PATRICK: 'I Haven't Had A Needle In My Arm In Thirteen Years'

Scott Weiland has responded to FILTER frontman Richard Patrick's assertion that STONE TEMPLE PILOTS fans are Weiland's "biggest enabler." Speaking with MusicFrenzy.net, Patrick defended STP's decision to fire Weiland in 2013 and replace him with LINKIN PARK's Chester Bennington. Patrick, who once played in the short-lived act ARMY OF ANYONE with STP's Dean and Robert ...

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