Stone Temple Pilots for summer reunion shows

Slash unveils bandmate's plans

Stone Temple Pilots are gearing up for a reunion this summer when they will reportedly return to the live circuit.

According to Scott Weiland’s Velvet Revolver bandmate Slash, the band will get together this summer for a few shows, but no further details have been revealed.

Scott Weiland earlier this week reportedly told the Miami Herald that a reunion is on the cards in the coming months. Stone Temple Pilots split in 2002.

Meanwhile, Velvet Revolver continue to tour their second album ‘Libertad’ and Slash tells Billboard.com that they may begin recording their third studio album this spring.

The remaining dates on the tour are:

Milwaukee, WI Eagles Ballroom (25)

Detroit, MI Fillmore (26)

West Des Moines, IA Val Air Ballroom (28)

Dallas, TX House of Blues (30)

Austin, TX Stubb’s Bar-B-Q (31)

Scottsdale, AZ Scottsdale Waterfront Village (February 2)

San Francisco, CA Warfield Theatre (5)

Los Angeles, CA Wiltern Theatre (6)

San Diego, CA House of Blues (7)

Ventura, CA Ventura Theatre (9)

–By our New York staff.

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