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Scott Weiland's Widow Selling Engagement Ring

Scott Weiland's widow is auctioning off her engagement ring.The 48-year-old rocker died of an Ecstasy, cocaine and alcohol overdose in December 2015 at the age of 48, and eight months after his passing, his spouse...

Scott Stapp Signs On To Replace Scott Weiland In Art Of Anarchy

Weiland fronted the group, which also featured Disturbed bassist John Moyer and former Guns N' Roses guitarist Ron 'Bumblefoot' Thal, until his death in December (15). The band released a debut album...

Stone Temple Pilots Shoot Down Scott Stapp Rumours

The role of frontman was left open following late Scott Weiland's exit from the band in 2013, and soon after, Chester Bennington was hired as a temporary replacement. However, Bennington announced in...

Scott Weiland's Estate Sued Over Tour Bus

Daniel Smagacz has filed new paperwork against executors of Weiland's estate, claiming he rented the former Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver rocker a bus for 20 days in August, 2013 and it...

Scott Weiland's Ex-wife Seeking Continued Spousal Support

The former Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver rocker died from accidental overdose of drugs and alcohol in December, 2015, aged 48. A month after he was found dead on his...

Scott Weiland's Widow Wants Money From His Estate

The former Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver rocker was found dead on his tour bus in December (15), aged 48. It was ruled his death was caused by an accidental overdose of...

Scott Stapp Switches Tour Bus After Scott Weiland Discovery

Weiland, the former frontman of Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver, was found dead on his tour bus shortly before a scheduled concert in Minnesota in December (15). The coroner ruled...

Stone Temple Pilots To Hold Open Auditions For New Frontman

The role of vocalist was left open following Scott Weiland's exit from the band in 2013, and Bennington was hired as a temporary replacement, but he announced in November (15) that he would...

Scott Weiland's Ex-wife In Brush With Police

Mary Forsberg, who divorced the Stone Temple Pilots frontman in 2007, was reportedly refused access to the studio in Burbank along with her teenage son after they attempted to retrieve one of the...

Scott Weiland's Ex-wife Files To Be Executor Of His Will

A month after the former Stone Temple Pilots frontman was found dead on his tour bus, Mary, who divorced the singer in 2007, is asking to be named the executor of his will....

Art Of Anarchy Give Away Scott Weiland Album

The former Stone Temple Pilots star, who died earlier this month (Dec15), contributed vocals to the project, but later distanced himself from the band and insisted he was not a full-time member of...

Scott Weiland's Bandmate Escapes Drug Charges

The Stone Temple Pilots singer died on 3 December (15) in Bloomington, Minnesota while on tour with his band The Wildabouts.Soon after Weiland's death, Black was taken into custody by police for fifth degree felony...

Scott Weiland Died Of A 'Toxic Mix Of Drugs'

Scott Weiland, the former frontman for Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver died of accidental "mixed drug toxicity,” it has been confirmed. The 48-year-old had a well documented struggle with drug abuse and was found...

Scott Weiland Died From Accidental Overdose

The former Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver frontman's body was found on his tour bus shortly before a scheduled concert in Bloomington, Minnesota on 3 December (15). Initial reports suggested...

Scott Weiland Laid To Rest In Hollywood

The former Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver frontman's body was found on his tourbus shortly before a scheduled concert in Minnesota last week (03Dec15). His low-key funeral at the Hollywood Forever...

Nikki Sixx: 'Scott Weiland Died On My Tour Bus'

The former Stone Temple Pilots star was found dead on his tour bus in Bloomington, Minnesota last week (ends06Dec15) shortly before he was due to perform in the town with his band The...

Chris Cornell Honours Scott Weiland At Gig Down Under

The former Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver frontman, who struggled with substance abuse issues in the past, died in sleep on 3 December (15), aged 48. Tributes poured in from his...

Scott Weiland's Ex-wife Writes Candid Letter

The former Stone Temple Pilots frontman, who had a history of substance abuse issues, died in his sleep on Thursday (03Dec15), shortly before a performance with his group The Wildabouts in Bloomington, Minnesota....

Matt Sorum: 'I Made My Peace With Scott Weiland'

The singer was found dead on his tour bus in Bloomington, Minnesota shortly before he was due onstage with his latest band The Wildabouts, and his passing sent shockwaves throughout the music industry....

Billy Corgan Offers Up Heartfelt Tribute To Late Pal And Peer Scott Weiland

Corgan released a statement on Friday (04Dec15) after waking to the sad news of his peer's passing and feeling "compelled to put pen to paper and pay my respects to Scott". "I...

Scott Weiland's Bandmate Arrested For Drug Possession

The frontman, who had a history of substance abuse issues, died in his sleep on Thursday (03Dec15), shortly before his group was set to perform in Bloomington, Minnesota. Weiland's wife of two...

Slash Remembers Bandmate Scott Weiland

The former Stone Temple Pilots star was found dead on his tour bus in Bloomington, Minnesota shortly before he was due to perform in the town with his band The Wildabouts. The...

Scott Weiland, Formerly Of Stone Temple Pilots, Dead At 48

Scott Weiland, the former lead singer of Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver, has died suddenly at the age of 48 while on tour.The sad news was announced on Friday morning (December 4th) via Weiland’s...

Scott Weiland Dead At 48

The 48 year old's body was discovered on his tour bus on Thursday (03Dec15). The sad news was confirmed in a post on Weiland's Facebook.com page, which read: "Scott Weiland, best known...

Scott Weiland: 'Slash's Ex-wife Put The Brakes On A Velvet Revolver Reunion'

The former Stone Temple Pilots frontman was fired from the band in 2008 following a series of bust-ups with his bandmates and the group has been largely inactive ever since. However, Weiland...

Scott Weiland Sued By Former Lawyers

Weiland hired attorneys from G&M Law in 2013 after he was sued by his former Stone Temple Pilots bandmates for allegedly "hijacking" their tour by showing up late for performances and missing promotional...

Scott Weiland & The Wildabouts Cancel European Tour

The former Stone Temple Pilots rocker and his band were slated to perform throughout the continent this autumn (15), but on Wednesday (29Jul15), the group announced the trek would not be going on...

Scott Weiland: 'I Am Not Back On Drugs'

The rocker sparked speculation about his health last month (Apr15) after playing a shambolic show in Texas with his new band The Wildabouts, but a representative later blamed the botched performance on a...

Scott Weiland's Rep Blames Faulty Earpiece, Tiredness And Booze For Botched Gig

The singer, who has previously battled substance abuse issues, was onstage with his new band The Wildabouts when he decided to cover his old group's 1994 hit, but he struggled to stay on...

Scott Weiland Hires New Guitarist After Jeremy Brown's Death

The former Stone Temple Pilots star was left devastated in March (15) when his longtime friend and lead guitarist Brown passed away. His death was confirmed just a day before Weiland released his...

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