Posts tagged "Scott Weiland"

Stone Temple Pilots Will Officially Search for a New Singer

According to some sleuthing by the folks over at Alternative Nation, Stone Temple Pilots will soon announce the search for a new lead singer. Following the…
Brennan Carley / February 5, 2016

Police Called After Scott Weiland’s Ex-Wife, Son Try to Take His Guitar From Studio

Update: A studio manager at Weiland's Lavish Studios, Rocco Guarino, has issued a statement to Alternative Nation about the alleged altercation. Read that below: I…
Brennan Carley / February 1, 2016

Slash Honored Scott Weiland With a Cover of ‘Sucker Train Blues’

Enigmatic guitar god Slash — of the possibly reuniting Guns N' Roses — took a moment during his New Year's Eve show in Las Vegas…
James Grebey / January 4, 2016

In Memoriam: The Musicians We Lost in 2015

Over the last 12 months, we bid farewell to two R&B legends, a pioneering '60s pop singer, an alt-rock statesman, and the musician who invented…
SPIN Staff / December 28, 2015

Scott Weiland Remembered by Stone Temple Pilots Members and Third Wife Jamie Weiland

Stone Temple Pilots have done a lot to remember their fallen ex-lead singer, Scott Weiland, who died earlier this month of an overdose. Just this week,…
Rachel Brodsky / December 22, 2015

Watch Stone Temple Pilots’ Touching Scott Weiland Tribute Video

Stone Temple Pilots have shared a moving tribute to their late bandmate, Scott Weiland, who died earlier this month of a drug overdose near Minneapolis. The tribute,…
James Grebey / December 21, 2015

Scott Weiland’s Former Bassist Tommy Black Will Not Face Drug Charges Following Arrest

Tommy Black, the bassist for Scott Weiland's touring band the Wildabouts, was arrested in the hours following the former Stone Temple Pilots' frontman's death after…
Colin Joyce / December 20, 2015

Scott Weiland Died from Accidental Overdose of Cocaine, Ethanol, and MDA

Scott Weiland died earlier this month of an accidental overdose of cocaine, ethanol, and methylenedioxyamphetamine (MDA), according to an official report from the Hennepin County Medical…
James Grebey / December 18, 2015

Scott Weiland’s Death Prompts Substantial Sales Bump for Stone Temple Pilots, Velvet Revolver

Scott Weiland's tragic passing at the age of 48 has sparked massive sales spikes for the bands that he fronted, according to Billboard. Songs by…
Colin Joyce / December 15, 2015

Sugar Ray’s Mark McGrath on Scott Weiland’s Death: ‘I Wasn’t Shocked’

Following Billy Corgan, Travis Barker, and more, Sugar Ray's Mark McGrath is the latest artist to speak on the record about Scott Weiland's death. TMZ posted a…
Harley Brown / December 13, 2015

Travis Barker Says What Happened to Scott Weiland Is ‘What Drugs Do When They Get the Best of Somebody’

Travis Barker opened up about drug addiction in a new interview about the recent death of Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland. "I think it's…
James Grebey / December 11, 2015

Police Search of Scott Weiland’s Tour Bus Reveals Numerous Suspected Drugs

Correction: An early version of this post called Viagra a painkiller. It has been amended. New information obtained from a police search of Scott…
James Grebey / December 10, 2015

Chris Cornell Dedicated an Acoustic Performance of ‘Say Hello 2 Heaven’ to Scott Weiland

Scott Weiland's untimely death devastated a host of '90s-era rock musicians; Billy Corgan, Stone Temple Pilots, and Velvet Revolver all wrote eulogies sharing their memories of the…
Rachel Brodsky / December 8, 2015

Scott Weiland’s Ex-Wife: ‘Don’t Glorify This Tragedy With Talk of Rock and Roll’

When Scott Weiland, the frontman for the Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver, died last week of cardiac arrest and possible cocaine involvement, he left behind two…
James Grebey / December 8, 2015

Police Found Cocaine in Scott Weiland’s Tour Bus Bedroom

Police have discovered cocaine in the tour bus bedroom where Scott Weiland was found dead on Thursday night, according to Rolling Stone. Reports characterize the…
Colin Joyce / December 4, 2015

Stone Temple Pilots Issue Statement on the Death of Former Frontman Scott Weiland

The members of Stone Temple Pilots have shared a statement on the death of former frontman Scott Weiland, who left the grunge group for the…
James Grebey / December 4, 2015

Billy Corgan Mourns the Death of Scott Weiland

The Smashing Pumpkins' Billy Corgan has joined the cavalcade of voices mourning the death of Scott Weiland. A day after the former Stone Temple Pilots…
Colin Joyce / December 4, 2015

Velvet Revolver Issue Statement on Scott Weiland’s Death

Velvet Revolver bassist Duff McKagan has penned a statement from the band on the death of their former singer, Scott Weiland. The 48-year-old died in…
James Grebey / December 4, 2015

Stone Temple Pilots’ ‘Interstate Love Song’ Was One of the Best Songs of the ’90s

You probably don't need us to tell you that Scott Weiland, who died last night at age 48 following cardiac arrest, was different than the…
Andrew Unterberger / December 4, 2015

Scott Weiland Died in His Sleep of Cardiac Arrest

Former Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland died at the age of 48 last night, and now the musician's cause of death has been revealed.
Brennan Carley / December 4, 2015
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