After several legal threats from former Stone Temple Pilots frontman, Scott Weiland, it appears the rest of the band has taken his advice, and gone with a different name. They will release a five song EP October 8th under the name Stone Temple Pilots with Chester Bennington – including the track they’ve already released Out of Time, and many rumours circulating say that another song is called Tomorrow.
Nathan Followill on Tough Times & New Kings of Leon
Disagreements are bound to happen when you’re a band full of family members, but Kings of Leon managed to pull through. Drummer Nathan Followill says the new album will have some songs that sound like country ballads, while there’s some Queens of the Stone Age influence too. Mechanical Bull comes out September 24th and you can read more of Nathan’s interview here: http://rol.st/1aMSSOF
Pearl Jam Lightning Bolt Tracklisting Update
If you’re following @FM96Rocks on twitter, you already know the names of six songs that we’ll hear on Pearl Jam’s new record, Lighting Bolt. Their twitter tracklist clues have so far revealed the songs Let the Records Play, Getaway, Swallowed Whole, Yellow Moon, Sirens & Future Days. We’re waiting to find out what these two bottles of liquor mean…