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Monday, Feb. 2, 2009

Jan. 30, 2009

An hour after his scheduled start time, Scott Weiland took the stage not to a taut rock riff or a triumphant Stone Temple Pilots hit but… a 20-minute blues jam. With reggae undertones. On which he played Theremin. With his bac...
04.02.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
After weeks of rumors, Velvet Revolver announced yesterday that it was parting with singer Scott Weiland. Slash�s group will carry on with another singer. I�ve resisted asking this question for years for fear of sounding naive, but what is it about hard-rock culture that makes singers so replaceable? I made a quick, off-the-top of my head list of bands that have switched singers, and wh...
Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2008

January 25, 2008

Now that Audioslave is defunct and Army Of Anyone is an official commercial failure, the door is wide open for a one true band to carry the torch (or cigarette lighter) in this era of fading rock ’n’ roll supergroups . . .
Friday, Jan. 25, 2008

Tonight @ The Rave - 8:00 PM

A group comprised of the core of the classic Guns N’ Roses line-up and former Stone Temple Pilots addict Scott Weiland, Velvet Revolver has thus far largely lived up to the tricky challenge of selling themselves as a new commodity without alienating old fans. The group avoids nostalgia-act pandering . . .