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Stone Temple Pilots w/ Chester Bennington North American Tour Dates Announced, New EP Due This Fall

by Jon Bloggin' Rogo

Stone Temple Pilots with new front man Chester Bennington (Linkin Park) will be they’ll be hitting the road with their new line up. The tour begins September 4th in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, with several North America dates to follow. Filter will be the opening act.

Pre-sale for VIP packages that include collectible merchandise and a meet & greet with the band are on sale tomorrow, July 16th at 10:00 AM. For further info and to purchase VIP packages, punch up http://bit.ly/STPVIP.  

General admission tickets will go on sale Friday July 19th at www.stonetemplepilots.com/tour-dates/

STP members Dean DeLeo, Robert DeLeo and Eric Kretz made their live debut with Chester Bennington at in May. Since their surprise performance, the band has been busy working on new music for an upcoming EP to be released this fall.

In an effort to take control of the way they will be delivering new music in the future, STP will release the upcoming EP via their own label, with distribution through ADA (Alternative Distribution Alliance).

STP with Chester Bennington and Filter:

Sept 4 Bethlehem, PA @ Sands Bethlehem Events Center

Sept 6 Sayreville @ Starland Ballroom

Sept 7 Atlantic City, NJ @ House of Blues

Sept 9 Boston, MA @ House of Blues

Sept 10 Huntington, NY @ Paramount

Sept 13 Oklahoma City, OK @ Downtown Airpark (w/ Motley Crue)

Sept 14 Newkirk, OK @ First Council Casino*

Sept 17 Sunrise, FL @ BB & T Center (FLA Panthers Event)

Sept 18 Orlando, FL @ House of Blues

Sept 20 Columbia, SC @ Township Auditorium

Sept 21 Ft Myers, FL Shockwave Festival – Jet Blue Park

Sept 24 Midland, TX @ La Hacienda Event Center

Sept 26 Tempe, AZ @ Marquee

Sept 27 Las Vegas, NV @ Freemont Street Experience*

Nov 1 Biloxi, MS @ Hard Rock Live*

* Filter will not be appearing on this show