Tributes are pouring in from the Rock Community and the wider world after it was announced Scott Weiland of Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver has passed away.
Aged only 48, the talented vocalist died in his sleep whilst on tour with side-band The Wildabouts.
A post on Scott’s Instagram account reads: “Scott Weiland, best known as the lead singer for Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver, passed away in his sleep while on a tour stop in Bloomington, Minnesota, with his band The Wildabouts. At this time we ask that the privacy of Scott’s family be respected.”
While we wait for more information on this devastating news, lets take a moment to remember Weiland’s creativity, talent and winning personality.