I Declare War Premiere Cover Of Stone Temple Pilots’ “Dead And Bloated”

I Declare War debut a cover of Stone Temple Pilots‘ “Dead And Bloated“. Comment the band:

“As young men growing up in the Pacific Northwest we lived on a steady diet of grunge. Stone Temple Pilots is one of our favorites, dead and bloated is a particularly heavy song from my our childhood. We have been talking about covering it for years, recently we made that a reality. ENJOY!!!”

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Stone Temple Pilots Issues Statement About Scott Weiland

This morning it was announced that former Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver singer Scott Weiland had passed away.

Now his former band mates Dean DeLeo, Robert DeLeo, and Eric Kretz have issued this statement online:

“Dear Scott, let us start by saying thank you for sharing your life with us. Together we crafted a legacy of music that has given so many people happiness and great memories. The memories are many, and they run deep for us.

“We know amidst the good and the bad you struggled, time and time again. It’s what made you who you were. You were gifted beyond words, Scott. Part of that gift was part of your curse.

“With deep sorrow for you and your family, we are saddened to see you go. All of our love and respect. We will miss you brother.”

Although no cause of death has been revealed at this point, rumors have circulated that Weiland’s death was due to serious drug abuse and reports have surfaced that cocaine was found at the scene.

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Stone Temple Pilots Issues Statement About Scott Weiland

This morning it was announced that former Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver singer Scott Weiland had passed away.

Now his former band mates Dean DeLeo, Robert DeLeo, and Eric Kretz have issued this statement online:

“Dear Scott, let us start by saying thank you for sharing your life with us. Together we crafted a legacy of music that has given so many people happiness and great memories. The memories are many, and they run deep for us.

“We know amidst the good and the bad you struggled, time and time again. It’s what made you who you were. You were gifted beyond words, Scott. Part of that gift was part of your curse.

“With deep sorrow for you and your family, we are saddened to see you go. All of our love and respect. We will miss you brother.”

Although no cause of death has been revealed at this point, rumors have circulated that Weiland’s death was due to serious drug abuse and reports have surfaced that cocaine was found at the scene.

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Former Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver Vocalist Scott Weiland Found Dead On Tour Bus In Minnesota

According to TMZ.com, former Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver singer Scott Weiland was found dead on his tour bus in Minnesota.

A source connected to Scott’s band The Wildabouts says Scott Weiland was found on the band’s tour bus Thursday night around 9 pm, shortly before the The Wildabouts’ live set at the Medina Ballroom. Scott Weiland was 48.

Stone Temple Pilots fired Weiland 2013 after reuniting with him in 2010 for a series of tours and one self-titled album. The band had previously been on hiatus since 2002, primarily due to the singer’s struggles with drugs and alcohol.The band then recruited, Chester Bennington vocalist of Linkin Park.

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Velvet Revolver “Slither”

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Monster Energy Aftershock Festival Teams Up With Slipknot’s Scream Park

Monster Energy’s Aftershock Festival has joined forces with Slipknot’s Scream Park for the Aftershock Pre-Party on Friday, October 23 from 7pm to midnight in Sacramento, CA.

Hell or Highwater will headline the Pre-Party (with more bands to be announced) and has also been added to the Saturday, October 24 lineup of the Aftershock Festival at Gibson Ranch just outside Sacramento, CA.

Slipknot’s Corey Taylor and M. Shawn “Clown” Crahan have partnered with Sacramento based Scream Park California to produce an event that explores a whole new, intensely visceral world of horror, as only Slipknot can provide. Slipknot’s Scream Park features three haunted houses and thunderous live horror entertainment and will also have an onsite presence at Aftershock on October 24 and 25.

A limited number of guests can gain admission to the Pre-Party by showing proof of purchase of an Aftershock ticket. That night, guests will be able to go through the haunted houses at Slipknot’s Scream Park for a discounted price of $15. More details will be available soon about music performances at the Pre-Party and how to obtain free Pre-Party admission, as space will be limited.

The fourth annual Monster Energy Aftershock will feature a music lineup of hard rock, alternative and metal artists, as well as an expanded festival site with onsite camping Saturday, October 24 and Sunday, October 25. The 2015 lineup includes Slipknot, Faith No More, Deftones, Shinedown, Jane’s Addiction, Marilyn Manson, Coheed & Cambria, Stone Temple Pilots, Breaking Benjamin, Seether, Bring Me The Horizon, All Time Low, Sleeping With Sirens, Eagles of Death Metal, Black Veil Brides, and many more performing on four stages.

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Crossfade Debut At No. 100 On Billboard Top 200 Chart

Crossfade’s new album ‘We All Bleed‘ has debuted at No. 100 on this weeks Billboard Top 200 Chart with 5,300 copies sold.

Other albums in the Top 200 include:

No. 24 Eddie Vedder – ‘Ukulele Songs
No. 37 Foo Fighters – ‘Wasting Light
No. 53 Seether – ‘Holding Onto Strings Better Left to Fray
No. 66 Foo Fighters – ‘Greatest Hits
No. 87 Kid Rock – ‘Born Free
No. 104 Various Artists – ‘Transformers: Dark of the Moon Soundtrack
No. 112 Chickenfoot – ‘Chickenfoot
No. 118 Rise Against – ‘Endgame
No. 119 Skillet – ‘Awake
No. 132 Aaron Lewis – ‘Town Line
No. 138 Motley Crue – ‘Greatest Hits
No. 146 Avenged Sevenfold – ‘Nightmare
No. 151 Guns N’ Roses – ‘Greatest Hits
No. 172 Nickelback – ‘Dark Horse
No. 181 Stone Temple Pilots – ‘A Tast Of…
No. 191 Kid Rock – ‘Rock N Roll Jesus

Sales fell 6% from last week and 2% from the same week in 2010. Year to dates sales are up less than 1% at 148.42 million albums.

Digital track sales are up 1% from last week, up 17% from the same week last year and up 10% compared to the same point in 2010.

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Scott Weiland To Perform On The Tonight Show

Stone Temple Pilots front-man Scott Weiland is scheduled to perform on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno on May 26th. Weiland’s new autobiography is due on May 17th.

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