The Stone Temple Posers are a STP Tribute band based out of Plaistow, New Hampshire, and this is our official website.  Please visit our Facebook page and "like" us and/or join our email list for monthly emails with updates and exclusive content.  We play 100% pure STP!  Although we have enough material to play a whole night, we often will share the night with one or more other great local tribute/original/cover bands.  For smaller and more intimate venues, we can perform a whole unplugged acoustic set of STP.  So if you are a venue in New England, contact us; if you are a fan, come see us.    If you are a venue looking for a demo video, please go to our EPK page; audio is on our Audio page.  We are also on ArtistBomb.com.  Our guitars/basses are expertly serviced by Chris from Black Cat Guitar (blackcatguitar.com).

Vermont Debut Coming Up 

Last Saturday night we played nearly a 2-hr set after Papa Ballz (Papa Roach tribute) and a surprise appearance of Limp Ballz (Limp Bizkit tribute) rocked the Crows Nest Pub and Grill in their NH debut. We are blessed and thankful to all of the friends, family, and fans of 90s rock that hung out with us, even though the Bruins suffered a double OT playoff loss (Ugh). Thanks to the Crows Nest for making this show possible and James for mixing sound. Our next show is on May 24 at Gusto's Bar in Barre Vermont; this will be our VT debut!

Three-state Spring Tour 

The Stone Temple Posers have started their three-state spring tour covering Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont!  This past weekend we rocked Mixers Nightclub and Lounge in Sabattus, Maine.  Thanks go out to all the friends, family, and fans of grunge that came out to party with us at Mixers. Thanks to Bob for having us, and to Priceless Advice (Nirvana tribute) and Just Paranoid (Green Day tribute) for joining us, and Rick for mixing sound. Photos (courtesy of Ram Sports Entertainment Photography), audio and video will be loaded to our webpage soon.  Next Saturday we will be at the Crows Nest Pub and Grill in Plaistow, New Hampshire with Papa Ballz (papa roach tribute).  On May 24th we will be at Gustos in Barre Vermont.

Davignon and Mixers 

Last Saturday night at the Davignon Snow Shoe Club Inc in Manchester we got to play 42 STP songs (plus 2 Velvet Revolver songs and one STP cover of a Zep song) in one night! Thanks to the friends, family, and crowd of STP fans for hanging out, and the Davignon for having us. Thanks to Randy and Marlene for sound. Our next show is at Mixers Nightclub & Lounge in Sabattus Maine on April 20 with Just Paranoid - Green Day Tribute Band and Priceless Advice (Nirvana tribute).

Davignon Club on March 30 

The Stone Temple Posers want to thank Ashley and Chris for having us as guests on Appetite for Discussion last night (3/11), allowing us to play a few STP songs, and talk about our band, music, food, and politics. For those that missed it, the whole show will be on Hulkshare soon, and we’ll load up some audio on our webpage too.  We will be at the Davignon Club on March 30 later this month.

Bottoms UP - Appetite for Discussion - March 11 

The Stone Temple Posers want to thank all the awesome fans of grunge and 90s rock that came out to The Skybox Restaurant and Sports Bar this past Friday night for an evening of STP and Nirvana. Thanks to Priceless Advice for resurrecting Cobain, Jeff for mixing sound and the Skybox for having us. We are guests on Ashley Bottom’s Bottoms UP: Appetite for Discussion this Monday 3/11; our next live show is at the Davignon Snow Shoe Club Inc in Manchester later this month.

New Shows Being added 

The Stone Temple Posers want to thank all of the friends, family, and fans that come out to the Breakaway this past Saturday night and made our debut there a blast! Thanks to Star 69 for inviting us to open and the venue for having us, we hope to be back soon.  Photos, video, and audio to be uploaded to our website soon.  Our next show will be Friday March 8 at the Skybox, another new venue for us.  Also appearing March 8 will be our friends Priceless Advice (Nirvana tribute).  Also, on March 11, we will be guests on Ashley Bottoms' radio show Bottoms Up, Appetite for Discussion.    

Bonefish Harry's and the Breakaway 

Had a cool time at Bonefish Harry’s this past weekend. Thanks to all the folks that came out to support local live music, and Joe for having us and taking photos (which have been uploaded to our photographs page). This venue has just started to have live bands on the weekends and has invested in a killer sound/light system. They also have a decent house drum kit and make a mean fish taco. Check them out! Later this month on 2/23 we make our debut at the Breakaway in Danvers, MA opening for Star69.

SMELLS LIKE GRUNGE! has been rescheduled for July 20, 2019 

Due to the snowstorm on January 19, 2019, SMELLS LIKE GRUNGE! has been postponed.  It has been rescheduled for July 20, 2019.  It is still at the Jewel Music Venue in Manchester, NH.  It still will feature tribute bands to Pearl Jam, Nirvana, and Alice in Chains, along with STP.  This weekend the Stone Temple Posers will be at Bonefish Harry's in Lynn, MA.  This is our first time in Lynn; we are looking forward to warming up the crowd the night before the big game!


SMELLS LIKE GRUNGE! featuring tribute bands to Pearl Jam (Yellow LedVedder), STP (Stone Temple Posers), Nirvana (Priceless Advice), and Alice in Chains (Sick Season) is coming up in eleven days peoples!  Get your advance discounted tickets now and save money (always a good thing!).  This is a show you do not want to miss.  Four great bands playing all of the grunge classics.  Each band is comprised of talented musicians who are dedicated and committed to the music and persona of each individual band.  Doors open at 7PM; music starts at 8PM.  Beyond SMELLS LIKE GRUNGE! we will be debuting at two new clubs in February: Bonefish Harry's in Lynn on 2/2 and the Breakaway in Danvers on 2/23.  Also of note: Olaf (bassman) from the Stone Temple Posers hung out with Dean DeLeo and the real Stone Temple Pilots on December 14, 2018 when they played in Norwood, MA (see photos in our Photo section).  A Stone Temple Posers shirt photo-bombed one of the group photos.  Although this is not exactly a fully sanctioned endorsement of the Stone Temple Posers from the DeLeo brothers and Co., but we'll take what we can get!!!   

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STP Tribute Night at Gusto's with the Stone Temple Posers

Gusto's Bar, 28 Prospect Street, Barre, VT 05641

Come see New England's longest running and active STP tribute band making their debut in Vermont at the legendary Gusto's in Barre, VT. Kick off the Memorial Day Weekend right with a Stone Temple Pilots experience the way only the Stone Temple Posers can deliver. $5 door. Show starts at 9PM. 21+.


Grunge Tribute Nite Featuring The Stone Temple Posers and Rotten Apple

Looney Bin Bar and Grill, 554 Endicott Street North, Laconia, NH 03246

Kick off 2019 Laconia Bike Week right at the Looney Bin on June 8. The Looney Bin will host a 90s grunge tribute night featuring the Stone Temple Posers (STP tribute) and Rotten Apple (Alice in Chains tribute). Great food. Ample beverages. Motorcycle friendly. Plenty of parking. No cover.



Jewel Music Venue, 61 Canal Street, Manchester

SMELLS LIKE GRUNGE!, a night featuring tributes to Pearl Jam, Stone Temple Pilots, Nirvana, and Alice in Chains will occur July 20, 2019. This show was originally scheduled for January 19, 2019, however, due to a snowstorm, it has been rescheduled. SMELLS LIKE GRUNGE! will be at the spacious Jewel Music Venue in Manchester, NH. Along with the Stone Temple Posers will be Yellow LedVedder, Priceless Advice, and Rotten Apple. Tickets $10 in advance and $15 day of show.


Stone Temple Posers and TBA

Crows Nest Pub and Grill, 181 Plaistow Road, Plaistow, NH

The Stone Temple Posers have a big night planned for the Crows Nest November 30. Stay tuned.