ROCK ICON SCOTT WEILAND ANNOUNCES “PURPLE AT THE CORE,” 20 CITY SOLO TOUR BEGINNING IN MARCH

Press Release - February 14, 2013

For the First Time as a Solo Performer, Weiland to Feature Tracks from Stone Temple Pilots Classic Albums CORE and PURPLE

 (LOS ANGELES, CA)                        Rock icon Scott Weiland announced today that he will embark on a 20 city national solo concert tour and will, for the first time as a solo artist, perform songs from the first two Stone Temple Pilots albums Core and Purple, considered classics by the band’s fans.

The “Purple at the Core” tour kicks off on March 1st at Flint, Michigan’s Machine Shop and culminates at the House of Blues in Dallas, TX on March 27th.  Highlights on the tour include a March 9th date at Irving Plaza in New York City and a stop at Cleveland’s House of Blues, the singer’s hometown.

In addition to featuring songs from Core and Purple, Weiland and his band’s set list is expected to draw from his solo material as well as tracks from Velvet Revolver.

Considered one of the most galvanizing and energetic live front men around, Scott Weiland’s songwriting and vocals have fueled sales of more than 40 Million albums worldwide, multiple world tours and a fistful of awards.

Tickets for the “Purple at the Core” tour are on sale now at www.scottweiland.com.

 

SCOTT WEILAND “PURPLE AT THE CORE TOUR”

 DATE                       CITY                                       VENUE

Fri, March 1             Flint, MI                          The Machine Shop

Sat, March 2            Traverse City, MI                 Ground Zero

Mon, March 4          Niagara Falls, NY                 Rapids Theatre

Wed, March 6          Patchogue, NY                       The Emporium

Thu, March 7           Boston, MA                             Wilbur Theatre

Sat, March 9            New York, NY                         Irving Plaza

Mon, March 11        Washington, DC                      Howard Theatre

Tues, March 12        New Brunswick, NJ                State Theatre

Thurs, March 14      Bethlehem, PA             Sands Bethlehem Event Center

Tues, March 19        Chicago, IL                              House of Blues

Wed, March 20        Cleveland, OH                           House of Blues

Fri, March 22           Cincinnati, OH                           Bogarts

Sat, March 23          Indianapolis, OH                     Egyptian Room

Tues, March 26        Houston, TX                            House of Blues

Wed, March 27        Dallas, TX                               House of Blues

***More dates to be announced soon***

 

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