The guy who told police that he was the former Stone Temple Pilots’ frontman when we was arrested recently seems to have quite an obsession with all things Scott Weiland.
Scott Weiland has landed himself in hot water once again. Weiland is in custody for burglary and possession of a controlled substance.
So STP continues without Scott Weiland…he could always do another Christmas album…
In May, Stone Temple Pilots made their live debut with Linkin Park‘s Chester Bennington at KROQ Weenie Roast
Scott Weiland On His Stone Temple Pilots Replacement: ‘I Don’t Think Chester [Bennington] Did It In A Spiteful Way’
“I’ve known Chester for a long time. I got to be pretty close with him on the  Family Values Tour,” Weiland said. “I don’t think Chester did it in a spiteful way.”
“I don’t give a f*** what they call themselves, but it’s not Stone Temple Pilots.”
In an interview with the group backstage, guitarist Dean DeLeo revealed that communication with their recently-fired frontman had become impossibly difficult.
In an unexpected twist, rockers Stone Temple Pilots have filed a lawsuit against the band’s former lead singer, Scott Weiland.
And then, to add insult to injury, STP go and replace Scott with the emo-screamer dude from Linkin Park!
Rock stars have been getting arrested for as long as there have been rock stars, going back to Elvis Presley getting busted for assault in 1956 after an impromptu autograph session at a Memphis gas station.