Scott Weiland and his producer/collaborator Doug Green took over the radio waves for about an hour last night on four radio stations: KUFO (Portland), WBCN (Boston), WKRK (KRock Cleveland) and KXTE (Xtreme Radio Las Vegas). Here’s a recap of it and we actually have the whole thing for you (minus the songs they picked to air) to listen to below the recap:
Opening: Cartoon Music, Promo for Weiland, “Missing Cleveland” in full off of “Happy in Galoshes”
DJ: Scott saying that Doug had airplane like breath. Doug blames it on the snacks and cheetos. Scott mentions the radio stations and the info to call in, admits winging it on the call in info.
Song: Silversun Pickups – Well Thought Out Twinkles
Song: The Doors – Love Her Madly
DJ: Scott talks about how much Jim Morrison was a vocal influence on him and how their lines are somewhat similar. Scott says that “Kurt Cobain is the greatest songwriter of our generation” and how much he likes Nirvana.
Song: Nirvana – Smells Like Teen Spirit
Song: The Undertones – Teenage Kicks
DJ: Scott says that The Undertones are one of his favorite bands of the British punkrock newwave era and how much he likes the song.
Promo for New Album, Commercial
Song: Kid Rock – Cowboy
Promo for the Radio Show
Song: Stone Temple Pilots – Hello It’s Late
DJ: Scott says that Doug was there at Jimmy Stewart’s house (where they recorded Shangri-La Dee Da) and how the track actually sounds like the demo of the song they recorded with Doug. Scott talks about how great David Bowie is and a little about the meaning of the next song, Young Americans.
Song: David Bowie – Young Americans
DJ: Scott talks about the making of the next song, Beautiful Day (on the new album), and how he worked on it with his brother Michael (R.I.P.) and Doug. He also mentions playing a few different types of bands with Doug intro-ing them.
Song: Scott Weiland – Beautiful Day
DJ: Doug and Scott talk about a song by the next band, Grandaddy and how influential their music has been on both of them. Doug says that they should play shows with them even though they’re broken up. Maybe somehow they’ll get back together.
Song: Grandaddy – Now It’s On
DJ: Scott FINALLY takes a call (I kept calling but they weren’t picking up.. Dang) who asks about STP and the new album. Scott says that the band’s writing songs and how they wrote a Christmas song. He also mentions about some songs they wrote on the road (unlike previous tours) and how “the music’s heading into a new direction”. He also says that the band will only be playing a few shows here and there until they can get their record situation straightened out and thanks the caller who thanks him back.
Song: Scott Weiland – Paralysis
DJ: Scott and Doug thank all the stations part of the show. Then Scott says that Guns N Roses’s “Appetite for Destruction” is one of his favorite albums and how it’s the Sex Pistols of his generation. “Welcome To The Jungle” was also his summer where he first went out on his own. Scott wishes Axl a lot of luck on the new album and says that he loves the GNR guys and signs off.
Song: Guns N Roses – Welcome To The Jungle
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