Stone Temple Pilots embraced experimentation and open-mindedness to record the band’s third album, 1996’s Tiny Music… Songs From The Vatican Gift Shop. Released on March 26, 1996, the album is a pitch-perfect amalgamation of the band members’ musical personalities, yielding three #1 hits – “Big Bang Baby,” “Lady Picture Show,” and “Trippin’ On A Hole In A […]
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Stone Temple Pilots Celebrate 25th Anniversary of ‘Purple’ With Super Deluxe Edition of Iconic Album!
When Stone Temple Pilots returned to the studio in 1994 to record the band’s second album, the quartet was facing the high expectations set by its debut Core (1992), which sold more than eight million copies and earned a Grammy® Award. The release of Purple on June 7, 1994 would cement their place as one […]
Stone Temple Pilots roared on to the scene 25 years ago with their raucous debut Core. A breakout success, the album peaked at #3 on the Billboard charts, dominated radio waves with hits like “Sex Type Thing” and “Wicked Garden,” and has been certified 8x Platinum by the RIAA. The band also took home the 1994 Grammy® Award for […]
Guitarist Ron “Bumblefoot” Thal on life, his journey with Art of Anarchy and their explosive new album!
From late 1992 and throughout the remainder of the decade, if you spent any amount of time watching MTV or listening to rock radio, you were bound to come in contact with a tune by Stone Temple Pilots. With such classic releases as ‘Core,’ ‘Purple,’ and ‘Tiny Music…Songs from the Vatican Gift Shop’ selling millions […]
Art of Anarchy is paying tribute to the late Scott Weiland with a free download of their self-titled debut album, originally released in June of 2015. In a post to their social media accounts, the band said: “In memory of Scott Weiland, we would like to offer the Art of Anarchy record digitally for free […]
The surviving members of Stone Temple Pilots have paid tribute to former singer Scott Weiland in the form of a video where they spotlight one of Weiland’s most powerful, resounding vocal performances. Check it out below along with a statement from he band. December 21, 2015 Recently the three of us sat down together to […]
This week on the Acid Pop Cult Podcast, Jeremy and Jason are all over the map. From spreading their own brand of holiday cheer to their reactions to the ‘Batman V. Superman’ to the untimely death of legendary rock icon Scott Weiland, it is an emotional rollercoaster for sure! However, you may learn a thing […]
Legendary rock icon Scott Weiland, the former lead singer of a number of rock bands, including Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver, died in his sleep Thursday night. He was 48 years old. A message shown on Weiland’s official Facebook page said he had died in Bloomington, Minn. while on tour a tour stop with his latest band, […]