Former Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver frontman Scott Weiland died Thursday night (Dec. 3) at the age of 48. The news has been confirmed with an official statement posted on his social media sites. TMZ has reportedly obtained audio of communications between the Bloomington, Minn., police department and the Hennepin County sheriff’s department that reveals that Weiland was not breathing when they arrived on the scene. The dispatcher conveyed that Weiland had possibly gone into cardiac arrest as the immediate cause of death. However, the underlying cause of death has yet to be revealed.
Tag: Velvet Revolver
According to an ABC News interview with Scott Weiland, Weiland has reunited with Velvet Revolver. Scott Weiland along with guitarist David Kushner and bassist Duff McKagen will be together next week for a song writing session with a short tour is in the works for later this year.
RollingStone.com is reporting that members of Velvet Revolver, Weezer, Scars On Broadway and Queens Of The Stone Age have formed a new band called Pusher Jones. The band is going to be animated. The lineup consists of singer Frankie Perez (Camp Freddy/Scars On Broadway), guitarist Dave Kushner (Velvet Revolver), bassist Scott Shriner (Weezer) and drummer Joey Castillo (Queens Of The Stone Age), as well as Dave Warren the creative director of The Simpsons. You can hear the band’s first song “Count Me Out” here.
Velvet Revolver will reunite with Scott Weiland for a performance at the “Love You Madly” concert for John O’Brien” on January 12th at the House of Blues in Los Angeles.
Albums A Day to Remember – ‘What Separates Me From You‘ – Amazon MP3 Kid Rock – ‘Born Free‘ – Amazon MP3 Halestorm – ‘Live in Philly 2010‘ – Amazon MP3 Velvet Revolver – ‘Live in Houston‘ DVD – Amazon Songs Halestorm – “Bet U Wish U Had Me Back” – Amazon MP3 Powerman 5000 – “Time Bomb” – Amazon MP3 Switchfoot – “Bullet Soul” – Amazon MP3
Velvet Revolver will release a new live DVD ‘Live in Houston‘ on November 16th. It was recorded in 2005 during the band’s tour in support of ‘Contraband‘. 1. Sucker Train Blues 2. Do It For The Kids 3. Headspace 4. Crackerman 5. Illegal I 6. It’s So Easy 7. Fall To Pieces 8. Big Machine 9. Set Me Free 10. Used To Love Her 11. Slither 12. Sex Type Thing