Pete Stahl

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Pete Stahl
Stahl in 2012
Stahl in 2012
Background information
Birth namePeter Marc Stahl
Occupation(s)Singer, musician
Instrument(s)Vocals, guitar, harmonica
Member ofScream, Goatsnake, The Desert Sessions
Formerly ofWool, Earthlings?

Peter Marc Stahl is an American musician best known for fronting the Virginia-based punk/hardcore band Scream with his brother Franz. Early on, Scream also featured Nirvana drummer and Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl on drums who credited Pete Stahl as the inspiration for the song "My Hero" for his tutelage.[1]

Stahl later went on to form Wool with his brother in the 1990s,[2] and also has sung for Goatsnake[3] and Earthlings?.[4] He also worked for The Viper Room in Los Angeles,[5] and contributed to the Sunn O))) album ØØ Void, and was featured on Orquesta del Desierto,[6] a series of albums written about the desert. Stahl has also contributed to volumes 1 to 4 of Josh Homme's musical collaborative series The Desert Sessions, and toured with Queens of the Stone Age from 1998 to 1999 to perform these songs in addition to doing backing vocals for various songs by Queens of the Stone Age.

Stahl also works as a tour manager, primarily for Rival Sons and Coheed and Cambria.[7]


Stahl performing in 1990




The Desert Sessions



  1. ^ "Interviews The Foo Fighters Wasting Light". YouTube. June 22, 2015. Retrieved August 11, 2015.[dead YouTube link]
  2. ^ Hinds, Andy. "Biography: Wool". AMG. Retrieved May 7, 2010.
  3. ^ Jeffries, Vincent. "Biography: Goatsnake". AMG. Retrieved May 7, 2010.
  4. ^ Huey, Steve. "Biography: Earthlings?". AMG. Retrieved May 7, 2010.
  5. ^ "the few beautiful people left". Retrieved August 11, 2015.
  6. ^ Torreano, Bradley. "Biography: Orquesta del Desierto". AMG. Retrieved May 7, 2010.
  7. ^ Mike Paarlberg (April 13, 2012). "Scream's Franz Stahl on Being a Teamster, Reconciling With Dave Grohl, and Playing Hardcore Fests Again". Washington City Paper. Retrieved August 28, 2012.