Wednesday, September 17, 2008
A new solo track from STONE TEMPLE PILOTS/ex-VELVET REVOLVER frontman Scott Weiland entitled "Paralysis" is available for streaming, here at Spin.com. The song will appear on the singer's sophomore solo album, "Happy In Galoshes", whch is reportedly scheduled for release on November 25, 2008 via the artist's label Softdrive Records and distributed by New West Records/ RED/ Sony. There is yet another incredible new track available on his Myspace page, HERE!!
An Electronic Press Kit (EPK) Quicktime video about "Happy In Galoshes" can be viewed below.
Rocketing to the forefront of the music world in 1992, Scott Weiland has become one of the music world's most highly-respected and prolific artists. As the frontman for STONE TEMPLE PILOTS, Weiland has remained a dominant force in rock music since the group's inception. Now with his sophomore solo release Weiland proves that his music and song-writing is as potent and powerful as ever.
"Happy In Galoshes", produced by Scott Weiland and Doug Grean (VELVET REVOLVER, CRYSTAL METHOD), with select tracks recorded by Steve Albini, features a collection of songs that bring a revitalizing sound to Weiland's highly praised and unique musical style. The album also features several guest appearances including Adrian Young, Tony Kanal and Tom Dumont of NO DOUBT, who, along with Grean and Weiland, penned "Paralysis", which features Young on drums. "She's so Cold" was co-written by Gary Beers from INXS. The album also includes other standout tracks such as the dynamic "Missing Cleveland" and the catchy hooks of "Talk About Love".
Scott Weiland plans to tour in following the release of the album, and the completion of the STP's reunion tour, which re-cemented the group's standing as one of the most successful rock groups of all time.
Posted by Dan Goldin at 5:30 PM