They began discussing their girlfriends, only to realize they were dating the same woman. The band continued to diverge into various genres and influences; for example, songs like "And So I Know" on Tiny Music Early in their career, the band was considered to be a part of the grunge movement.
The band recorded a demo tape that was completed around When STP announced their comeback in I probably would have laughed it off if I had not seen Velvet Revolver rock the shit out of the Live 8 stage in London a couple years prior.
Four months later, STP released its first album in eight years. In the spring ofhe was arrested for possession of heroin and cocaine, and was sentenced to a rehabilitation program.
A box set and then a tour, of course. A real highlight for me was Still Remains, a song from Purple they had not performed live in over 12 years. But if you present it with a Les Paul through a Marshall, it takes on this whole different thing. During the recording, they received a call from their lawyer who informed them that there was a bluesman who had already claimed the name Mighty Joe Young.
The band released its self-titled in before going on "indefinite hiatus" in The band celebrated the 25th anniversary of Core via a Super Deluxe Edition released in September The new STP lineup released an eponymous album in March Stone Temple Pilots were also featured on the cover of issue No.
The rest of the band decided to hide their anger and frustration towards his decision, causing Weiland to assume that they were all on the same page. Although both albums received moderate critical praise,   neither was commercially successful.
This night was set out to be different, as bassist DeLeo stated to the fans they were going to play a song that is rarely played, Glide off the album No. Dean reportedly refused to continue playing in a band called "Swing,"  and shortly afterwards the band became Mighty Joe Young.
Jeff Gutt has brushed shoulders with royalty, baptized his son in the River Jordan, and has, on more than one occasion, performed for millions of people on national television. STP were more concerned with tight song structure and riffs than punk rage. The remaining members witnessed drummer Eric Kretz play in a Long Beach club and convinced him to join the band.
And not only was the knight up front freshly handsome to a fault, but he could sing too!Stone Temple Pilots – STP – ‘Regeneration’ Tour – Live at The Rose in Pasadena California March 16, Tammy Greene Stone Temple Pilots (STP) has a well-known history, amazing music to tragedy with the passing of Scott Weiland and Chester Bennington.
Stone Temple Pilots (often abbreviated as STP) are an American rock band from San Diego, California, that originally consisted of Scott Weiland (lead vocals), brothers Dean DeLeo (guitar) and Robert DeLeo (bass, backing vocals), and Eric Kretz (drums).
From the band's formation inits line-up remained unchanged until the firing of Weiland in February Labels: Atlantic. The original meaning of the abbreviation STP, Scientifically Treated Petroleum, apparently was considered to be too boring, because a new meaning for the letters was looked for; in the end that was Stone Temple Pilots, after having laid aside somewhat reluctantly such suggestions as Shirley Temple's Pussy and Stinky Toilet Paper.
Stone Temple Pilots peaked at number two on the Billboard chart, selling 61, copies its first week. The album was prevented from reaching number one by the television soundtrack Glee: The Music, Volume 3 Showstoppers.
The album dropped to number 16 in. Stone Temple Pilots. On tour: yes; Stone Temple Pilots is not playing near you. View all concerts; Seattle, WA, US Change location;fans tracking concert alerts for this artist. Join Songkick to track Stone Temple Pilots and get concert alerts when they play near you.