Scott Weiland (Stone Temple Pilots) Dead at 48

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The Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver Singer Was Found Dead on His Tour Bus in Minnesota

Scott Weiland, former frontman for ‘Stone Temple Pilots’ and ‘Velvet Revolver’ is dead. He was 48 years old. Weiland was found dead on his band’s tour bus, while touring the US. 

According to TMZ: “Weiland was found dead on his tour bus in Minnesota. He was on tour with his band Scott Weiland & The Wildabouts. they were supposed to play the Medina Ballroom tonight, but the show was cancelled. A source connected to the band tells us Scott was found Thursday night on the bus around 9 PM -- presumably, shortly before the band was to go on”.

Weiland was one of the most distinctive voices of the 1990’s. He made it to the top with ‘Stone Temple Pilots’ bringing rocking and emotional songs for millions around the world. He later brought his rock star charisma into ‘Velvet Revolver’ playing with the former members of ‘Guns N’ Roses’. Rest In Peace Scott. Your music will always beat in hour hearts.