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.
The group will now officially be called Stone Temple Pilots With Chester Bennington. Their debut EP, High Rise, also now has a release date: October 5.
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.”
On the ongoing saga of band vs man, Scott Weiland is set on taking Stone Temple Pilots to court to settle their beef once and for all.
Scott Weiland, the recently deposed ex-lead singer of Stone Temple Pilots went on an expletive-packed rant about being unceremoniously ousted from the multi-platinum rock act.
After learning that he’d been replaced by Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington, Stone Temple Pilots fired frontman posted a letter to fans saying it’s not STP without him.