.) and the ‘dead and bloated nation of sleepwalkers.’ Their own worldview isn’t much of an alternative, though, and as a musical platform ‘Core’ could hardly be called progressive.” The band also found itself in a bit of a controversy over the hit single “Sex Type Thing.” Were the song’s lyrics — “I said I wanna get next to you/I said I gonna get close to you/You wouldn’t want me have to hurt you too” — an endorsement of rape?
Stone Temple Pilots (sometimes abbreviated as STP) are an American rock band from San Diego, California, that originally consisted of Scott Weiland (lead vocals), brothers Dean (guitar) and Robert De Leo (bass, backing vocals), and Eric Kretz (drums).
Scott wants to be adored and worshipped like the royalty he feels he is, and it is difficult for anyone to resist the warmth and attention Weiland lavishes on those he cares about.
Scott Weiland has a great deal of pride and needs to be recognized and appreciated.
But Jamie says Scott had only made 2 deposits by the time he died in December of 2015.Since the band's formation in 1989, its line-up remained unchanged until the firing of Weiland in 2013, who was replaced by Linkin Park vocalist Chester Bennington.After forming in 1989 under the name Mighty Joe Young, the band signed with Atlantic Records and changed its name to Stone Temple Pilots.Warm, loving and generous in his relationships, Scott Weiland inspires tremendous devotion and loyalty in his loved ones.This is good, since he would never settle for anything less!Much of the world learned of Weiland’s demise from Dave Navarro, famed guitar player of Jane’s Addiction, who tweeted the news.