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Albums Revisited: Stone Temple Pilots’ Core Turns 25

Albums Revisited: Stone Temple Pilots’ Core Turns 25: Looking back on STP’s blockbuster (yet polarizing) début album ahead of its 25th anniversary deluxe reissue. “Overnight success” is an often offensive term when describing a band. No group gets it together their first night out. It’s the incubation process that counts, and some bands get an […]

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RIP Scott Weiland: His 25 Best Songs

RIP Scott Weiland: His 25 Best Songs: remembering the late singer and lyricist with this ultimate playlist of songs from Stone Temple Pilots, Velvet Revolver and his solo material. On December 4th, the news broke that former Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland died in his sleep at the age of 48. The saddest part of this announcement to […]

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SXSW Review and Analysis: Scott Weiland at the Parish, March 21, 2015

SXSW Review and Analysis: Scott Weiland at the Parish, March 21, 2015.  Today marks a special milestone with SLIS: here’s our first full length post from a contributor other than myself, my good friend Dave Dierksen, who gives a refreshingly honest appraisal and commentary of Scott Weiland’s SXSW showcase. Enjoy! I have a SXSW playbook […]

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Stone Temple Pilots ‘Purple’ Turns 20

Stone Temple Pilots ‘Purple’ Turns 20; STP’s sophomore album celebrates 20th anniversary on June 7th. There are plenty of rock bands whose commercial success is diametrically opposed to being critically reviled. Taste is always subjective, but Stone Temple Pilots, at their peak, were perhaps the most unfairly biased, even if their subsequent decline, owed much to […]

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Albums Revisited: ‘The Crow’ Soundtrack Turns 20

Albums Revisited: ‘The Crow’ Soundtrack Turns 20: Brooding set of tunes still thrills. The month of March has seen many seminal 90’s albums turn 20: Aphex Twin’s SAW Vol II, Soundgarden’s ‘Superunknown’ and Nine Inch Nail’s ‘The Downward Spiral’. But another classic 90’s album will turn 20 on March 29th:  the soundtrack for 90’s goth-revenge comic […]

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70 Most Underrated Guitar Riffs Of All Time Part 2

Okay guitar fans, welcome to the 70 Most Underrated Guitar Riffs Of All Time Part 2 . I’ve scoured my brain and cd collection to make a unique list of riffs that deserve more credit, and are just cool as the same old songs that always grace Rolling Stone and Guitar World best of lists. Be […]

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The Top 40 Most Underrated Singers in Rock Part 2

The Top 40 Most Underrated Singers in Rock Part 2

  The Top 40 Most Underrated Singers in Rock Part 2 Okay, here we are for the 2nd installment of the 40 vocalists that deserve far more credit then they’ve been given by the music industry at large. If you missed part 1, catch up here. I’ll have Youtube links to specific songs highlighted in […]

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