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Scott Weiland 11/29 iHeartRadio Theater NYC Review

December 1, 2011 drainu182 0

By Kevin Seaman

Now I’ve seen it all. Tuesday night, Scott Weiland performed for an audience of about 100 fans at the iHeartRadio Theater presented by P.C. Richard & Son in promotion of his new Holiday Album, “The Most Wonderful Time of The Year.” The album consists entirely of traditional Christmas tunes such as “White Christmas” and everyone’s favorite- “Winter Wonderland.” Although the album doesn’t exactly qualify as a milestone in Weiland’s highly successful and equally tumultuous career, one could …

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Mary Forsberg Weiland’s ‘Fall To Pieces: A Memoir Of Drugs, Rock ‘N’ Roll, And Metal Illness’ Book Out December 7

December 6, 2010 drainu182 0

Fall To Pieces: A Memoir of Drugs, Rock ‘n’ Roll, and Mental Illness–the critically acclaimed gripping memoir written by Mary Forsberg Weiland with Larkin Warren–will be released in paperback December 7th via It Books/HarperCollins Publishers (list price $14.99).

In Fall To Pieces, Mary–mother, model, bipolar disorder survivor and recovering drug addict–reveals the extreme highs and lows of her life with refreshing candor and unflinching detail. She beautifully tells the story of her life, including her longtime relationship …

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Slash loves elephants and going to the zoo

January 13, 2009 drainu182 0

FYI, Slash knows animals and he loves the zoo. Yeah I know, I thought the zoo is what Guns N Roses called their backstage area (because of that crazy giraffe Duff). Apparently he visits zoos while he’s on tour and now he’s supporting the construction of the Pachyderm Forest at the Los Angeles Zoo. It’s going to to cost $42 million dollars to build six acres for 5 Asian elephants and 3 of their babies to walk around and it’ll …

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Scott Weiland Interview on KROQ LA’s Kevin and Bean Show 11/24 (MP3)

November 25, 2008 drainu182 0

Scott Weiland was on the Kevin and Bean Show on KROQ 106.7 yesterday morning. Scott talked about having a security alarm problem at his house, doing a ton of promo for the new album “Happy in Galoshes”, (“I probably haven’t work this hard since ‘Core’”), picking singles in Stone Temple Pilots (overcoming the popularity of “Plush”) and more. Check out the interview by clicking on the flash button below:

[audio:|titles=**** Scott Weiland on KROQ’s Kevin and Bean Show ****] Weiland …

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More on Velvet Revolver maybe being dropped from RCA Records

November 21, 2008 drainu182 0

A few sites out there are reporting the following: Slash’s Official Fan Site has been updated with the following post: “On the net, rumor has it that RCA has dropped Velvet Revolver. Slash says that while it is true that VR is no longer with RCA, the truth is not as negative as the rumor. I investigated into this matter and I learned a few things: 1.Slash’s Official Fan Site might be the worst official fan site I’ve ever …

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Scott Weiland News Galore: Full Album Stream, New Updated Tour Dates/Appearances, LA Weekly Video Interview Inside Scott’s Studio and the Playboy Interview

November 18, 2008 drainu182 0

This is a long post so make sure that you scroll down to read everything because you know you’re craving any news on Scott Weiland.

You can stream Scott Weiland’s album “Happy In Galoshes” in full now on Scott’s myspace.

LA Weekly recent went into Scott Weiland’s studio to interview him and he looks more puzzled, confused and cautious than the cigarette companies on 60 Minutes. Here’s how Erin Broadley described the studio:

Past the entryway, one walks through

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Did Velvet Revolver get dropped from their label?

November 16, 2008 drainu182 0

Blabbermouth is reporting that a source inside RCA Records is saying that Velvet Revolver have been dropped from their record label. The band had two records out on RCA. Contraband came out in 2004 and almost sold 2 million copies. “Libertad” came out last summer and didn’t even sell a quarter of that. No wonder they might’ve gotten dropped. Scott Weiland must be smiling wide.…

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Velvet Revolver’s Duff McKagan tells us why Scott Weiland couldn’t be in the band anymore

November 14, 2008 drainu182 0
Pic courtesy of bluesteel1983 on flickr

Duff McKagan, Velvet Revolver’s bassist/ex Guns N Roses bassist/dude who always looks like he’s fucked up, was on “The BJ Shea Morning Experience” on Seattle’s KISW 99.9 FM radio station on Monday and he talked about kicking out Scott Weiland and why they had to do it. Check out the whole thing by clicking on the player below the excerpt.

Duff: “We [VELVET REVOLVER] had gotten rid of [singer] Scott [Weiland], last, it was

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Scott Weiland keeps talking about his new album, next Stone Temple Pilots record, why Velvet Revolver didn’t work

November 13, 2008 drainu182 0

In a continuation of the interview with MTV, Scott Weiland talked more about his album as well as about STP and VR.

re: the new record
“When I look at people like Beck and even, unfortunately, Elliott Smith, who was one of my favorite singer/songwriters, the ability to do what you want to do at your own pace is appealing to me,” Weiland said. “You don’t really have any fiduciary responsibility to anyone but yourself. But being in a band,