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Scott Weiland Apologises For Bad Backstage Behaviour

25th March 2015

Fans took to social media to rip into the rocker following the gathering backstage at the Brighton Music Hall in Boston, with one devotee revealing Weiland couldn't even bring himself to look at...

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Scott Weiland: 'It's Amazing Velvet Revolver Lasted Seven Years'

3rd February 2015

Rocker Scott Weiland is still amazed his former supergroup Velvet Revolver lasted for seven years before he was fired and the band announced a hiatus.The band, featuring former Guns N' Roses stars Slash, Duff MCKagan...

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Slash: 'Corey Taylor Came Closest To Landing Velvet Revolver Gig'

17th October 2014

Rocker Slash has revealed Slipknot and Stone Sour frontman Corey Taylor almost landed the job of frontman for the former Guns N' Roses star's supergroup Velvet Revolver, but he didn't quite hit the right notes.Taylor...

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Slash Refusing To Give Up On Supergroup Velvet Revolver

12th October 2014

Rocker Slash has assured fans of his supergroup Velvet Revolver there is still more to come from the band once they find a permanent replacement for frontman Scott Weiland.The band, which also features the guitarist's...

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Scott Weiland Behind Bars For Drug Possession And Burglary

22nd August 2014

Former Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver star Scott Weiland has spent the past four weeks behind bars following an arrest for methamphetamine possession.The rocker, who has battled drug issues for years, was picked up...

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Duff Mckagan: 'We're Not Auditioning Velvet Revolver Singers'

13th August 2014

Rocker Duff Mckagan has dismissed reports sparked by former bandmate Scott Weiland suggesting supergroup Velvet Revolver are on the hunt for a new singer again.The band MCKagan formed with Slash and Matt Sorum has been...

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Velvet Revolver Stars To Headline Dolphin Gig With New Supergroup

29th October 2013

Former Guns N' Roses and Velvet Revolver stars Slash, Duff Mckagan and Matt Sorum's new supergroup is planning a star-studded benefit in Hollywood next month (Nov13).The group, Kings of Chaos, will perform with guitar great...

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Fascinating Fact: 3859610

10th September 2013

Guns N' Roses and Velvet Revolver stars Slash and Matt Sorum are reteaming to perform together at a charity concert in Los Angeles this weekend (15Sep13). The rockers will hit the stage with singer MACy...

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Stone Temple Pilots Fire Scott Weiland. Passive Agression Ensues.

By Victoria Pavlova | 28th February 2013

The grunge band Stone Temple Pilots have made some changes to the lineup – well, one big one, to be exact – terminating frontman Scott Weiland.And if that term sounds somewhat matter-of-fact to you, well...

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Stone Temple Pilots Fire Scott Weiland

27th February 2013

Rockers Stone Temple Pilots have kicked frontman Scott Weiland out of the band five years after the enigmatic singer was dumped as the leader of Slash's supergroup Velvet Revolver.The band issued a short statement on...

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Slash Through With Scott Weiland

10th January 2013

Slash will never work with Scott Weiland again. The legendary guitarist was in Velvet Revolver with the singer from 2003 and 2008, but despite statements from Scott saying he'd like to get the band back...

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Velvet Revolver To Reunite?

15th November 2012

Duff McKagan wants to get Velvet Revolver back together. The bass player and singer now fronts new band Loaded, but is hopeful he will reunite with legendary guitarist Slash, drummer Matt Sorum and guitarist Dave...

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Slash Is 'Proud' Of Guns N' Roses

20th May 2012

Slash is ''very proud'' of his time in Guns N' Roses. Despite having success with Velvet Revolver and as a solo artist, the guitarist admits nothing quite compares to when his first band hit the...

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Scott Weiland Rejoins Velvet Revolver! That's News To Slash

14th May 2012

Rocker Scott Weiland has rejoined Velvet Revolver four years after his bandmates kicked him out of the group following a public spat.The singer left the band and reunited his former act Stone Temple Pilots for...

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Duff Mckagan Still Hoping For Taylor As Velvet Revolver Frontman

12th March 2012

Duff Mckagan hopes his bandmates in supergroup Velvet Revolver reconsider inviting Slipknot star Corey Taylor to become their frontman - because the bassist believes the masked rocker is the best singer of his generation.MCKagan worked...

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Velvet Revolver Reform For Four-song Tribute To Late Friend

13th January 2012

The original members of Velvet Revolver reunited for a benefit concert in Hollywood on Thursday night (12Jan12).Fired frontman Scott Weiland hit the stage with his former bandmates for the first time since 2009 at the...

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Velvet Revolver To Reform To Help Late Pal's Widow

6th January 2012

Rock supergroup Velvet Revolver are to reunite with sacked frontman Scott Weiland next week (beg09Jan12) to honour a late friend of guitarist Dave Kushner.Slash, Duff MCKagan, Kushner and Matt Sorum have been looking for Weiland's...

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Velvet Revolver Auditioning New Singer Next Month

6th November 2011

Rocker Duff Mckagan is confident his supergroup Velvet Revolver will have a new frontman by the end of 2011.The band, which also features Slash and Matt Sorum, has been on hiatus since singer Scott Weiland...

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Velvet Revolver Have Their Sights Set On A New Frontman

7th October 2011

The members of rock supergroup Velvet Revolver have inched closer to finding a replacement for Scott Weiland after Slash and Duff Mckagan were left impressed by a potential frontman at a recent charity show.The two...

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Sebastian Bach: 'Velvet Revolver Should Have Picked Me Over Scott Weiland'

15th September 2011

Rocker Sebastian Bach is convinced Scott Weiland's departure from Velvet Revolver was inevitable because he was struggling with personal issues when he landed the job as frontman.The singer was kicked out of the group in...

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Corey Taylor Eyeiguns Ng Guns New Supergroup With Mckagaguns N

17th August 2011

Rocker Corey Taylor and former Guns N' Roses star Duff Mckagan are working on plans to form a new supergroup after becoming close friends while the Slipknot frontman auditioned for a role in Velvet Revolver.Taylor...

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Scott Weiland Hints At Velvet Revolver Return

1st August 2011

Scott Weiland has hinted at a possible return to Velvet Revolver, three years after he was fired from the rock band.Weiland was kicked out of the group in 2008 following a series of arguments with...

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Scott Weiland Joined Velvet Revolver For Money

17th May 2011

Rocker Scott Weiland has admitted his heart was never in supergroup Velvet Revolver, insisting money was his real motivation for joining the band.Weiland was invited to join ex-Guns N' Roses members Slash and Duff MCKagan...

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Duff Mckagan To Reveal All About Addiction Battle

5th May 2011

Duff McKagan's autobiography offers a "cross section" view of his life.The former Guns 'N Roses bassist - who now performs with rock bands Velvet Revolver and Loaded - admitted while he isn't even sure whether...

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Corey Taylor: 'I'm Not The Man For Velvet Revolver'

2nd May 2011

Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor has dismissed reports he'll be Scott Weiland's permanent replacement in rock supergroup Velvet Revolver, insisting the role was not meant to be.The rocker auditioned for the role in Slash and Duff...

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Duff Mckagan Wants Prince Duet

26th April 2011

Duff McKagan is keen to collaborate with Prince.The former Guns 'N Roses bassist - who now performs wtth rock bands Velvet Revolver and Loaded - admitted while there are a whole host of stars he...

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Duff Mckagan Enjoyed Reconnecting With Axl Rose

19th April 2011

Duff McKagan felt good he got to "reconnect" with Axl Rose last year. The singer and bass player appeared onstage with his old Guns N' Roses bandmate at London's The O2 venue for a few...

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Slash: 'Velvet Revolver's Return Is Years Away'

18th April 2011

Slash has disappointed Velvet Revolver fans by insisting the band will be absent from the music scene for at least "the next couple of years".The band has been without a frontman since Scott Weiland was...

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Velvet Revolver Record With Corey Taylor

1st April 2011

Velvet Revolver have recorded tracks with Slipknot vocalist Corey Taylor. The singer has been linked to the rock supergroup as replacement for Scott Weiland - who left in 2008 - for months. However, while bassist...

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Duff Mckagan Is Bieber Fan

27th March 2011

Former Guns N' Roses bassist Duff McKagan is a fan of Justin Bieber.The rocker is impressed by the 'Baby' singer's musicianship and thinks he puts on a great live show.He said: "Do you know what?...

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