Scott Weiland, Former Lead Singer of Stone Temple Pilots, Is Dead at 48
Weiland lived in Orange County as a teenager.
The former lead singer of Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver, Scott Weiland, has died at the age of 48. This report was confirmed by his wife Jamie Weiland, to the Los Angeles Times.
Weiland was reportedly found dead in a tour bus in Hamel, Minnesota, shortly before he was slated to play with his band Scott Weiland & the Wildabouts. The cause of death is unknown.
Weiland has roots in Orange County. He attended Edison High School in Huntington Beach and Orange Coast College in Costa Mesa.
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Originally posted 2016-04-12 21:51:05.