News broke of Scott Weiland's death late on Thursday night (Dec. 3), and the rock community immediately came together online to mourn the passing of the former Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver frontman. Weiland was found dead on his tour bus prior to a scheduled performance in Minnesota on Thursday night. The cause of death has yet to be determined.
For 25 years, Weiland remained a force of nature in rock music, and he is being remembered by some of his closest friends tonight. Jane's Addiction's Dave Navarro, Nirvana's Krist Novoselic and his former Velvet Revolver band mate Dave Kushner are a few to have posted about Weiland's untimely passing: