Welcome

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).


Lits Blitz recap 

The Stone Temple Posers want to thank all the hardy hard rock fans for partying with us outdoors in the dreary rain/drizzle last Saturday night at Lits Blitz.  If anyone filmed the end of Wicked Garden when the power cut off and the crowd kept on singing ‘burn burn burn’, please share that video with us! Mr. Dube: thanks for organizing this event, it was a pleasure playing alongside such other great tribute bands like AD/HD, Rotten Apple, the Sickness, and Bullet Called Life.  Thanks to the Lithuanian Beach Cub staff for their gracious hospitality, building a monster bonfire, and Bill for running sound under less than ideal conditions.  We’ll be posing some video, audio, and photos soon.  Our next show is November 9 at the Jewel in Manchester NH; stay tuned for more details on this event.

LITS BLITZ! 

The Stone Temple Posers are stoked to be in this line up in less than two weeks featuring AD/HD (AC/DC tribute), Rotten Apple (AIC tribute), the Sickness (Disturbed tribute), and Bullet Called Life (System of a Down tribute).  This 5-band outside show will be at the Lithuanian Beach Club in Gardner Massachusetts and will start at 4:30PM; gates open at 4PM.  If you are in the central Massachusetts area next weekend, you won't want to miss this show!

Portland House of Music 

Portland, we thank you for the love last night at the Portland HOM!  The acoustic show (MTV Unplugged style) with our friends in Yellow LedVedder clearly exceeded our expectations.  This was a great venue, it was a beautiful night, the crowd was rockin, we played through a superb sound system and had a talented sound/light tech at the controls (Frank).  Our next show is Lits Blitz in Gardner MA September 14 with four other tributes to: AC/DC, AIC, Disturbed, and System of a Down.

Portland House of Music Debut up Next 

Wow, what a show last Saturday night, SMELLS LIKE GRUNGE! was insane! Grunge fans from Manchester and beyond did not disappoint; much appreciation to all that ventured out of the comfort of their AC to hang out at the Jewel Music Venue Manchester NH with us and three other uber-talented bands: Rotten Apple (AIC tribute), Priceless Advice (Nirvana tribute), and Yellow LedVedder (Pearl Jam tribute). During the show, we found out some awesome news: we will be playing at the Jewel on November 8 as part of the world premiere of a documentary on Scott Weiland produced by a local film-maker (we are stoked); more details later. Our next show is our debut at the Portland House of Music on August 24, where we will be acoustically opening for an unplugged Yellow Ledvedder.

SMELLS LIKE GRUNGE! 

In the 90s, four iconic voices (Layne, Kurt, Scott, and Eddie) ripped it up with their bands AIC, Nirvana, STP, and Pearl Jam, and they called it GRUNGE.  On July 20th, as part of SMELLS LIKE GRUNGE! and only at the Jewel Music Venue Manchester NH, the Stone Temple Posers will be joined by three other tributes to these legendary bands fronted by some locally iconic and uber-talented frontmen.  SMELLS LIKE GRUNGE! will feature the following tribute bands: Rotten Apple, Priceless Advice, and Yellow LedVedder, along with the Stone Temple Posers.  If you like grunge, you will not want to miss this show.  Get tickets early and save money.

Happy Fourth of July! 

The Stone Temple Posers kicked off the 2019 Plaistow Town Common music series acoustically last Wednesday evening (6/26/19) with a night full of STP hits under sunny skies. It was cool and humbling to receive such a warm response from all those that came out to spend the evening with us, both young and old. We especially loved seeing all the families enjoying themselves on such a great summertime evening out. Thanks to Randy for running sound. If you saw us for the first time last night, we hope you enjoyed the unplugged grunge diversion. If, however, you crave a more raucous STP experience, you’ll have to look for us at SMELLS LIKE GRUNGE! on July 20 at the Jewel Music Venue in Manchester NH, where we will be joined, fully amped, by three other great tribute bands including Yellow Ledvedder, Priceless Advice, and Rotten Apple.  In the mean time: Happy July Fourth!

Dancing Days Summer Tour Announced 

The Stone Temple Posers have released the dates to their Dancing Days Summer Tour including: June 26 at the Plaistow NH Town Common, July 20 at SMELLS LIKE GRUNGE! at the Jewel Music Venue (Manchester, NH), August 24 at the Portland House of Music (Portland, ME), and September 14 at LITS BLITZ at the Lithuanian Beach Club (Gardner, MA).  Hope to see you this summah!

Committed at the Looney Bin 

The Stone Temple Posers want to give a big shoutout to all the wonderful folks that came out to The Looney Bin Bar & Grill this past Saturday night to hang out and party with us for Grunge Tribute Nite.  The weather couldn’t have been more perfect for the start of bike week! Thanks to Rotten Apple (Alice in Chains Tribute) for getting the evening started with some killer AIC.  Thanks to Len of Hart Promotions for sound, lights, and special effects.  Special thanks to the management at the Looney Bin for taking the chance with two new tribute bands during bike week.  Our next show will be Wednesday June 26 at the Plaistow town common.  We will be playing unplugged from 6-8.  Bring your lawn chair and kick back for some G-rated STP. All ages.

Bike Week Gig Coming Up - June 8 

Had a great time at Gusto's Bar in Barre Vermont this past Friday night. Mighty cool venue with a cozy stage, tasty pub food, ample craft beers, plenty of games (pool, ping pong, jenga, corn hole, and more), and great hospitality. Thanks to all the STP fans that came out to support local live music, thanks to Gordon and Dennis for sound and lights, and thanks to GigginVT Productions and Gusto's for making our Vermont debut a blast! Hope everyone had a great Memorial Day weekend. Our sights are now set on June 8th for our next show at the The Looney Bin Bar & Grill in Laconia, NH; come kick off bike week with us and Rotten Apple - New England's Ultimate Alice in Chains Tribute Band.

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!

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Previous events

Sep14

LITS BLITZ!

Lithuanian Beach Club, 80 Kendall Pond Road West, Gardner, MA

Get ready for this: the Stone Temple Posers will be teaming up with AD/HD (AC/DC tribute), the Sickness (Disturbed tribute), and Rotten Apple (AIC tribute) for a Party at the Beach! at the Lithuanian Beach Club in Gardner, MA. Doors at 4. Music at 6. $15 at the door. All ages. From the people who brought you the Snowbound Throwdown.

Aug24

Yellow LedVedder with Stone Temple Posers

Portland House of Music, 25 Temple Street, Portland, ME 04101

The Stone Temple Posers will be making their debut at the Portland House of Music on August 24, 2019. They will be opening for Yellow LedVedder (Pearl Jam tribute). Both bands will be recreating the MTV unplugged series from the March 16, 1992 (PJ) and November 17, 1993 (STP) by playing acoustic sets of popular material. Doors at 8pm. Music at 9pm. $10 advance tickets; $15 day of show. 21+

Jul20

SMELLS LIKE GRUNGE!

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.

Jun8

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.

May24

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+.

Apr27

Stone Temple Posers and Papa Ballz at the Crows Nest

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

The Stone Temple Posers return to the Crows Nest for the much-awaited appearance of Papa Ballz (Papa Roach tribute). Show starts at 8PM. No cover. You don't want to miss this show!

Apr20

Stone Temple Posers // Just Paranoid // Priceless Advice at Mixers

Mixers Nightclub & Lounge, 136 Sabattus Road, Sabattus, ME 04280

The Stone Temple Posers return to Sabattus Maine with our friends Just Paranoid (Green Day tribute) and Priceless Advice (Nirvana tribute).

Mar30

STP Tribute Night at the Davignon Club!

Davignon Club Inc., 218 Wilson Street, Manchester, NH 03103

The Stone Temple Posers are making their debut at Davignon Snow Shoe Club in Manchester NH in March 2019. The Davignon Club is a private club for members only, however, almost anyone can be a member!

Mar11

Stone Temple Posers live on Bottoms UP: Appetite for Discussion Podcast

The Stone Temple Posers will be guests on Ashley Bottoms' weekly podcast show: Bottoms UP: Appetite for Discussion. Airs live every Monday night 6-8 PM.

Feb23

Star 69 w/s/g/ Stone Temple Posers

Breakaway, 221 Newbury Street, Danvers, MA 01923

The Stone Temple Posers will be making their Breakaway debut this February at the Breakaway in Danvers, MA opening up for our friends in Star 69.

Feb2

Bonefish Harry's STP Tribute Night

Bonefilsh Harry's, 45 Lewis Street, Lynn, MA

The Stone Temple Posers will be making their debut at Bonefish Harry's in Lynn, MA in February 2019. More details to come.

Nov30

Stone Temple Posers at the Crows Nest

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

The Stone Temple Posers return to the Crows Nest in November.

Nov9

Stone Temple Posers Tribute Night at the Shaskeen

The Shaskeen, 909 Elm Street, Manchester, NH 03101

Come back to the Shaskeen and catch the boys playing a whole night of unadultered STP. Great food, craft beers, no cover.

Oct13

Flannel Fest: A Tribute to the 90s Music Scene

Cove Music Hall, 89 Green Street, Worcester, MA

Hart Promotions presents a night of 90s music at the Cove Music Hall in Worcester, MA. The lineup includes the following tribute bands: Yellow Ledvedder (Pearl Jam), Stone Temple Posers (STP), Priceless Advice (Nirvana), Mr. Self Destruct (NIN), Ballz on Parade (RATM), and Just Paranoid (Green Day).

$15 advance tickets $20 day of show. Doors at 6. Bands start at 7.

Sep28

Yellow LedVedder and Stone Temple Posers at Mixers

Mixers Nightclub & Lounge, 136 Sabattus Road, Sabattus, ME 04280

The Stone Temple Posers are making their Maine debut this September at Mixers in Sabattus ME! We’ll be opening for our friends in Yellow LedVedder (Pearl Jam tribute).

Aug24

Stone Temple Posers and Just Paranoid at the Crows Nest

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

The Stone Temple Posers rock the Crows Nest ...Rack 'em up! Special guests: Just Paranoid (Green Day tribute) who will get things started. No cover.

Jul12

Stone Temple Posers and Cochise at Maggy's

Maggy's Lounge, 609 Washington Street, Quincy, MA 02169

The Stone Temple Poser's return to Quincy for a Thursday night blow out at Maggy's Lounge with Cochise (Audioslave tribute).