Stone Temple Pilots
Stone Temple Pilots, from left, Dean Deleo, Eric Kretz, Robert Deleo, and Scott Weiland pose for a portrait April 30, 2010, in Santa Monica, Calif. In a one-sentence release on Wednesday, publicist Kymm Britton said: “Stone Temple Pilots have announced they have officially terminated Scott Weiland.” Weiland responded with a statement: “Not sure how I can be ‘terminated’ from a band that I founded, fronted and co-wrote many of its biggest hits, but that’s something for the lawyers to figure out.”
Posted: Friday, March 1, 2013 4:30 am
Updated: 2:02 pm, Mon Aug 19, 2013.
LOS ANGELES — Is Scott Weiland still the frontman of Stone Temple Pilots? Depends on whom you ask.
Early Wednesday, the other three members of that grunge-era holdover — guitarist Dean DeLeo, bassist Robert DeLeo and drummer Eric Kretz — released a tersely worded statement declaring that they had “officially terminated Scott Weiland.”
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Friday, March 1, 2013 4:30 am.
Updated: 2:02 pm.