Slash Promises New Velvet Revolver Will Be 'A Lot Heavier'

'When we started working with Scott, we started to lighten things up,' the guitarist says of former frontman Scott Weiland.

Scott Weiland's New Solo LP Is A 'Hodgepodge' Inspired By Marital Woes And Brother's Death

Following split from Velvet Revolver and reunion with STP, singer releases his second solo effort, Happy in Galoshes.

Velvet Revolver's Singer Search: Could An Unknown Be Chosen As The New Frontman?

Several rock-star wannabes are gunning for Scott Weiland's old job in online audition tapes.

Metallica's Lars Ulrich Really Did Like The Sword; Plus Velvet Revolver, Divine Heresy & More News That Rules, In Metal File

The guys didn't quite believe that the drummer was a fan — and now they'll be on tour with him.

Stone Temple Pilots Reunite To Continue 'Legacy,' Thanks To Scott Weiland's Wife

After five years apart, grunge rockers kick off 65-date trek May 17 in Ohio.

Scott Weiland Fires Back At Velvet Revolver, Suggests Sebastian Bach As His Replacement

Statement comes less than 24 hours after singer gets the boot.

Scott Weiland Parts Ways With Velvet Revolver

Weiland will join Stone Temple Pilots for a reunion tour this summer.

Velvet Revolver Breaking Up? Scott Weiland Seems To Think So, Even If Rest Of Band Isn't Sure

Frontman, drummer Matt Sorum take their arguments to blogosphere; Weiland talks about excitement over Stone Temple Pilots reunion.

Keith Richards Has Advice For Amy Winehouse; Plus Velvet Revolver, Travis Barker, Dr. Dre, Lupe Fiasco & More, In For The Record

Velvet Revolver cancel Australian tour dates; Barker and Shanna Moakler's divorce is finalized; Dre seeking documents from Death Row.

Velvet Revolver Singer Scott Weiland Returns To Rehab

Band's Thursday show has been postponed, but treatment won't derail rockers' upcoming tour plans.

Britney Spears' 'Piece Of Me' Clip Gets Online Preview; Plus Scott Weiland, Scott Stapp, Jessica Simpson, J.K. Rowling, C-Murder & More, In For The Record

Weiland's DUI case to be continued in January; domestic battery charge against Stapp is dropped; Simpson's 'Ambition' going straight to DVD; Rowling book sells for $3.98 million.

Scott Weiland Formally Charged For DUI; Could Face A Year In Jail

Velvet Revolver frontman is due to be arraigned Thursday in a court in Van Nuys, California.

Ashlee Simpson Shoots 'Out There' Video; Plus Kanye West, Avril Lavigne, Gorillaz, J.K. Rowling, Velvet Revolver & More, In For The Record

West drops out of U.S. show at last minute; Lavigne, Gorillaz items featured in auctions; Rowling documentary on the way.

Velvet Revolver Singer Scott Weiland Arrested For DUI

Incident occurred on November 21; singer is denying charges.

Britney Spears Agrees To Join Miley Cyrus For Thanksgiving; Plus R. Kelly, Kanye West, Amy Winehouse, 'High School Musical 3' & More, In For The Record

Kelly's publicist quits; doctor who operated on Kanye's late mom to appear on 'Larry King Live.'

Lindsay Lohan Checks In And Out Of Jail; Plus Alicia Keys, Amy Winehouse, Kanye West, Regina Spektor, Britney Spears & More, In For The Record

Keys admits she battled depression; Winehouse leaves stage amid boos at U.K. show; West reportedly bails from Monday gig.

Gwyneth Paltrow Talks Jay-Z Collabo; Plus Hilary Duff, 'American Idol,' John Mayer, Arcade Fire, Velvet Revolver & More, In For The Record

Duff lines up fashion-crafts line; 'Idol' hopeful goes into labor during audition; Mayer on for 'Austin City Limits.'

Slash, Game Developers Riff On 'Guitar Hero III' And 'Rock Band,' In GameFile

Also: 'Marathon' resurrected for Xbox Live Arcade; 'Lost,' Lego 'Indiana Jones' games on the way.

Today Is The Day Hope Their Day Has Arrived; Plus Metallica, Ozzfest & More, In Metal File

Axis of Eden 'has some pretty brain-concussion-causing moments,' frontman Steve Austin says.

T.I. Still Billboard King: T.I. Vs. T.I.P. Is MC's Second #1 Debut

New Velvet Revolver, Kelly Rowland discs crack top 10 too.

T.I. Vs. Velvet Revolver, Kelly Rowland And Silverstein, In New Releases

Also due Tuesday: Andre 3000's 'Class of 3000' soundtrack, Collie Buddz, Circus Diablo, Nightwatchman.

Britney Spears Comments On Family Feud; Plus 'Harry Potter,' Kanye West, Diddy, Korn, Velvet Revolver & More, In For The Record

'Deathly Hallows' breaks Amazon preorder record; West, Diddy, Nelly Furtado honor Princess Diana; Korn face lawsuit for missing festival.

Britney Threatens To Sue Over Billboards; Plus Jennifer Hudson, Phil Spector, Paris Hilton, Shar Jackson & More, In For The Record

Hudson invited to join Oscar group; Spector attorney held in contempt; heiress 'is doing as well as she can,' mom says.

Justin Taps Good Charlotte To Open Dates; Plus Paris Hilton, Mary J. Blige, Beastie Boys, Korn, Lindsay Lohan & More, In For The Record

Board to probe heiress' 'reassignment'; Blige says she's slow-cooking new music; Beasties line up shows.