NEW YORK, NY - JULY 25: Scott Weiland of Stone Temple Pilots performs at the Williamsburg Waterfront on July 25, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Lawrie/Getty Images)

Scott Weiland would’ve turned 51 today (October 27.)

The frontman for Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver experienced his share of struggles throughout his career, but despite his demons, he left behind a wealth of incredible music that will be celebrated for generations to come.

In honor of Weiland, we look back on eight of our favorite hits/videos.




“Fall To Pieces”

Velvet Revolver - Fall To Pieces (video)

Velvet Revolver's official music video for 'Fall to Pieces'. Click to listen to Velvet Revolver on Spotify: As featured on Contraband. Click to buy the track or album via iTunes: Google Play: Amazon: More from Velvet Revolver Slither: Dirty Little Thing: The Last Fight: More great Alternative videos here:


“Big Bang Baby”


“Sour Girl”






“The Last Fight”


“Interstate Love Song”


Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock blogger that loves the smell of old vinyl in the morning.

Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock news blogger who's well-versed in etiquette and extraordinarily nice. #TransRightsAreHumanRights