Wes Scantlin
American musician
Wes Scantlin
Wesley Reid Scantlin is a songwriter, lead singer, guitarist and the only remaining founding member of the American post-grunge band Puddle of Mudd. Scantlin graduated from high school in 1990 from Park Hill High School in Kansas City. He also has a son, Jordan, born in 1997 from a previous relationship.
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Man Sleeps On Luggage Carousel At Russian Airport [PHOTO]
Information Nigeria - almost 2 years
A traveler at an airport near Moscow captured cellphone video of a sleepy man grabbing a nap on the luggage carousel at baggage claim. Read more from UPI: The footage, reportedly shot at Domodedovo Airport, shows an apparently jet-lagged man sleeping on the luggage conveyor and slouching onto his back as the belt rounds a corner. The date of the video was unclear Monday, but the man appears to be dressed for warm weather, with only shorts and a T-shirt. Wes Scantlin, singer of 1990s post-grunge band Puddle of Mudd, was arrested in January at Denver International Airport after he was caught riding on a baggage carousel.
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Puddle of Mudd singer Scantlin arrested
Yahoo News - over 4 years
Puddle of Mudd lead singer Wes Scantlin has been arrested in Texas and charged with public intoxication after being removed from a cross-country flight.
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Puddle of Mudd Frontman Enters Guilty Plea for Felony Cocaine Possession
Rolling Stone - over 4 years
Puddle of Mudd frontman Wes Scantlin has entered a guilty plea for his felony cocaine possession charge reports E! Scantlin was arrested in January and charged in April but now will avoid any jail time by pleading guilty He also will escape two misdemeanor charges being under the influence of...
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Puddle of Mudd Singer Wes Scantlin ARRESTED -- Powder and Pills
American Superstar - about 5 years
More problems for Puddle of Mudd singer <a class="fplink fp-282559" href="/wes+scantlin+1">Wes Scantlin</a> ... TMZ has learned the rock star was arrested at 3:00 AM last month ... after cops discovered pills and some suspicious looking powder. Law enforcement tells TMZ ... the 39-year-old was pulled…
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REVIEW: Rock Allegiance Tour w/ Papa Roach & Buckcherry - InsideSTL
Google News - over 5 years
Puddle of Mudd stomped the air out of the room next while pushing faces back with aggressive guitars and pounding drums and covering the Rolling Stones classic “Gimme Shelter” like the Stones were playing with them, and then after Wes Scantlin brought
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Rock Allegiance Tour rolls into St Charles - Examiner.com
Google News - over 5 years
Instead Lead Singer Wes Scantlin kept to the edge of the crowd, leaning in and mingling with the crowd from a safe sideline. Puddle of Mudd&#39;s setlist was only 8 songs long and included a couple of awesome covers: The Rolling Stones&#39; “Gimme Shelter” and
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En Noticias: Versiones embarradas - portALTERNATIVO
Google News - over 5 years
“Estas son las canciones que hacen que haga lo que hago para ganarme la vida,” cuenta a Noisecreep el frontman Wes Scantlin. Cuenta que no han querido desviarse en demasía del original. “Le añadimos nuestro aroma a cada canción pero no queríamos joder
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Covered in Mudd: Rock Classics Ably Revamped by Puddle of Mudd - Broward-Palm Beach New Times
Google News - over 5 years
Frontman Wes Scantlin&#39;s Cobainesque hair flowed out of a backward-fitted baseball cap, the guys were signed to Fred Durst&#39;s Flawless Records, and their breakthrough album, Come Clean, birthed four songs that got massive play locally on 93 Rock and
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En Noticias: Corey Taylor, The Devil Wears Prada, Puddle Of Mudd, The ... - portALTERNATIVO
Google News - over 5 years
En el Facebook de la bebida energética Monster estrenan el nuevo disco de Puddle Of Mudd, “Rediscovered”, en la que la banda de Wes Scantlin se atreven con versiones de clásicos del rock. Como ocurre muchas veces, cosa que resulta surrealista,
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A Tale of Two Bands - NewsOK.com
Google News - over 5 years
In February, Phillips, singer-vocalist Wes Scantlin and bassist Doug Ardito reconvened in the studio with the idea of releasing either a cover to AC/DC&#39;s “TN.T.” or Steve Miller&#39;s “The Joker” as a single. Both songs had long been staples of Puddle of
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A "Blurry" Performance by Puddle of Mudd at Molson - Examiner.com
Google News - over 5 years
The band followed those with an unremarkable rendition of AC/DC&#39;s &quot;TNT&quot;, on which Puddle of Mudd front man Wes Scantlin&#39;s vocals lacked the power of AC/DC&#39;s Brian Johnson, and quite frankly, sounded flat. The next cover was their own rendition of the
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Concerts, camouflage and a carnival: Base, local community converges on Marine ... - DVIDS
Google News - over 5 years
Touring in Iraq, Kuwait and at several military hospitals around the country, Puddle of Mudd frontman Wes Scantlin said the experience has “opened my eyes,” and given the band a much deeper appreciation for the sacrifices made by military men,
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Paul Phillips of Puddle of Mudd Talks JVC Mobile Entertainment's "Turn Me On 4 ... - Artistdirect.com
Google News - over 5 years
He told me about how he was interested in Wes [Scantlin] who didn&#39;t have a band at the moment. He suggested I jam and write with him. We did that, and Fred came down, liked what he heard, and signed us. We made a record about a year later
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Concert sous les étoiles - QuébecSpot Média
Google News - over 5 years
Mené par le chanteur Wes Scantlin, il cumule au fil des années des succès radio comme She Hates Me, Come Clean, Psycho ou plus récemment Stoned. Les six albums produits jusqu&#39;à maintenant ont été vendus à plus de 7 millions d&#39;exemplaires
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Cream Crimes and Misdemeanors: The Week in Musical Malfeasance [Coheed and ... - Nashville Scene
Google News - over 5 years
Though, in the case of The James Gang, I can&#39;t think of anything more antithetical to funk than the chugging riffage of Puddle of Mudd, and the throaty, nail-on-chalkboard vocal screech of singer Wes Scantlin. You know, albums like this are good at
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Puddle Of Mudd interview: rockers help past music get re:(disc)overed - Beatweek Magazine
Google News - over 5 years
I read that Wes Scantlin first got his start in the music business after Fred Durst got his hands on a copy of his demo tape. True or false? Then, when Durst contacted Scantlin and heard that the band he&#39;d been working with had broken up he decided to
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Don't Miss It - Las Vegas Review-Journal
Google News - over 5 years
She might hate him, but you can see Wes Scantlin at 9 pm today at Sandbar at the Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Tickets are $32.50; call 547-5300. Don&#39;t shoot this snarky comedian when he returns to Vegas at 9 pm today and Saturday and July
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Wes Scantlin
    FORTIES
  • 2016
    Age 43
    On August 23, 2016, Wes wired up two cars to try to deter thieves who were breaking into his car by attaching a radio to the underside of one vehicle with wires leading to the motor, while the second had wires leading from one door to the petrol tank.
    More Details Hide Details This resulted in neighbors reporting the incident to the police. During a 2004 show at the Headliners night club in Toledo, Ohio, Scantlin took the stage with his band, but after only four songs admitted to the audience that he was too intoxicated to continue. Frustrated, his bandmates walked off the set, leaving Scantlin by himself on stage. On April 16, 2014, Scantlin had an on-stage meltdown during a show at Trees Dallas, in which he threw a microphone and beer into the audience, as well as appearing to threaten and attempt to physically attack members of the audience. He also received criticism as he appeared to be lip-syncing during the performance. During a live performance on April 2, 2015, Scantlin had a meltdown, smashing his guitar, headphones and part of the drummer's kit.
    On April 2, 2016, Wes was arrested at his Los Angeles home following a standoff with 30 armed police officers.
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    On January 10, 2016, he tried to re-enter the house he lost in foreclosure the previous year, and was arrested for destroying property inside the residence.
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  • 2015
    Age 42
    On August 5, 2015, less than one month removed from his last arrest, Scantlin was arrested in Sturgis, South Dakota for driving under the influence.
    More Details Hide Details On August 16, 2016, Wes was caught drinking just before a flight to Louisville, Kentucky. He was removed from the flight which caused him to cancel a scheduled performance in Louisville. In 2013, Scantlin was arrested on charges of felony vandalism after he used a buzz saw to destroy some property that was on his neighbor’s patio.
    On July 26, 2015, Scantlin was arrested in the early morning hours after leading Renville County (MN) sheriff deputies on a high-speed chase in excess of 100 mph.
    More Details Hide Details Scantlin is currently facing a felony charge of fleeing a police officer in a motor vehicle and two gross misdemeanors of driving under the influence of alcohol.
    On April 15, 2015, Scantlin was arrested and charged for disorderly conduct at the Mitchell International Airport in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
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  • THIRTIES
  • 2012
    Age 39
    On September 4, 2012, Scantlin was arrested while traveling on a cross country flight from Boston to Los Angeles because he was intoxicated.
    More Details Hide Details The airplane had to make an emergency landing in Austin, Texas. He was charged with public intoxication.
  • 2008
    Age 35
    Scantlin married Jessica Nicole Smith in January 2008. The couple filed for divorce in 2011, and the divorce was finalized in May 2012.
    More Details Hide Details Scantlin has had many run-ins with the law over the years, including arrests for several of his controversial acts.
  • TWENTIES
  • 2002
    Age 29
    In 2002, he and his then fiance actress Michelle Rubin were both arrested for allegations of domestic violence after witnesses reported seeing the couple, on their way to a video shoot, fighting on the side of Highway 126 in Piru, California.
    More Details Hide Details Several witnesses reported seeing Scantlin forcing Rubin into a Jeep Cherokee driven by an unknown third person. Scantlin and Rubin were both arrested and booked at the Ventura County jail and were released after posting $20,000 bail each. In May 2013, Scantlin was arrested on domestic violence charges after he apparently dragged his ex-wife and then pulled her by the arm or the shirt.
  • 1997
    Age 24
    He has a son, Jordan, born in 1997 from a previous relationship.
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  • TEENAGE
  • 1990
    Age 17
    Scantlin graduated from high school in 1990 from Park Hill High School in Kansas City.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1972
    Born
    Born on June 9, 1972.
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