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BY THE NUMBERS: Stone Temple Pilots’ ‘Core’

It's been 25 years since the release of Stone Temple Pilots' massive debut Core.

At the time, STP was classified under the grunge umbrella, but looking back on their debut, it set the stage for their future releases that delve into psychedelic, glam and other hard rock influences.

In honor of its 25th anniversary, here's Core "by the numbers."

  • Age/Date Released: 25 (September 29, 1992)
  • Number of Producers: 1 (Brendan O’Brien, who has worked with a variety of artists like The Black Crowes, Pearl Jam, Aerosmith, Bruce Springsteen and many more.)
  • Number of Tracks: 12
  1. “Dead & Bloated”
  2. “Sex Type Thing”
  3. “Wicked Garden”
  4. “No Memory”
  5. “Sin”
  6. “Naked Sunday”
  7. “Creep”
  8. “Piece of Pie”
  9. “Plush”
  10. “Wet My Bed”
  11. “Crackerman”
  12. “Where the River Goes”
  • Number Of Singles: 4
    • “Sex Type Thing”
    • “Plush”
    • “Wicked Garden”
    • “Creep”
  • Number Of Videos: 4


Stone Temple Pilots - Sex Type Thing (Official Video)

Watch the official video for Stone Temple Pilots' "Sex Type Thing," the debut single released in 1992 from their debut studio album, Core. Share this video on Facebook:

Stone Temple Pilots - Plush (Video)

© 2006 WMG Plush (Video)

Stone Temple Pilots - Wicked Garden (Video)

© 2006 WMG Wicked Garden (Video)


Stone Temple Pilots - Creep (Official Video)

Watch the official video for the Stone Temple Pilots "Creep" off the band's debut album, 'Core.' The song's lyrics were written by lead vocalist Scott Weiland and bassist Robert DeLeo. Share this video on Facebook:


Erica Banas is rock/classic rock news blogger that loves the smell of old vinyl in the morning.