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Scott Weiland

Stone Temple Pilots Fire Scott Weiland

Scott Weiland, lead singer of Stone Temple Pilots, was just fired by his own band. That’s pretty funny and brightens my day. It gets better: By apparent coincidence, Rolling Stone spoke with Scott Weiland late yesterday and he denied all rumors that he had been fired from the band. “STP has not broken up,” he said.  “I...

Velvet Revolver Dumps Scott Weiland

Yeah, he’s out. Says Slash in a press release issued Tuesday: “This band is all about its fans and its music and Scott Weiland isn’t 100% committed to either. Among other things, his increasingly erratic onstage behavior and personal problems have forced us to move on.” If this is an April Fool’s joke — and I...

Scott Weiland Formally Charged with DUI

Scott Weiland was formally charged today with driving under the influence of drugs and refusing a chemical test that is required by law. Weiland faces a “maximum penalty of one year county jail and a $1,000 fine, and a minimum penalty eight days in jail,” in light of his prior conviction and refusal to take a drug test,” Los...