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Puddle Of Mudd Rocker Was Four Times The Legal Limit In DWI Arrest

7/28/2015 12:13pm EDT
Wes Scantlin
Puddle of Mudd singer Wes Scantlin is in trouble again after being arrested for the third time in 2015.

Scantlin was pulled over in Renville County, Minnesota, early Sunday morning and arrested after leading police on a high-speed chase that reached triple digits, according to The Minneapolis Star Tribune. Scantlin was charged with two counts of DWI (driving while intoxicated) after blowing a .31 in the breathalyzer, nearly four times the legal blood alcohol content (BAC) limit, and for fleeing a police officer, which carries a felony charge.

An added charge was brought against him for re...

Wes Scantlin's Neighbor Sasha Gradiva Opens Up About Ongoing Feud

7/26/2013 8:57am EDT
Sasha Gradiva
Puddle Of Mudd front man Wes Scantlin's neighbor Sasha Gradiva has spent months embroiled in a "ridiculous" feud over a patio which resulted in his arrest on a vandalism charge.

On Wednesday, the 41 year-old singer was detained by police after allegedly taking a chain saw to the patio owned by electro-pop recording artist Gradiva, and she has now revealed the problems between the pair have been going on for some time.

Gradiva tells The Hollywood Reporter, "This has been going on for a while, a few months. I didn't really want to talk about it. I just focus on my music, but (the patio in...

Puddle of Mudd's Wes Scantlin Arrested For Fighting On Flight

9/5/2012 8:01am EDT
Puddle of Mudd
Puddle Of Mudd rocker Wes Scantlin has been arrested at a Texas airport after reportedly quarrelling with a flight attendant on Tuesday.

The singer was kicked off the plane bound for Los Angeles during an emergency stop at the Bergstrom International Airport in Austin, where he was booked for public intoxication, reports

It is Scantlin's latest run-in with the law - he pleaded guilty to felony cocaine possession in July and was told by a judge to avoid all trouble for 18 months if he wanted his criminal record to stay clean.

Saving Abel To Open For Nickelback On 34-City Arena Tour

12/3/2008 5:15pm EST
Saving Abel
Breakout rock band Saving Abel will Join Seether as openers for Nickelback on their North American tour beginning February 25th in Nashville, TN (full schedule below). Saving Abel's largest outing to date will hit arenas in over 30 cities across the continent. Tickets go on sale beginning Dec. 5th at

"We're thrilled to be opening for Nickelback. It's crazy, a year ago we were playing small bars and clubs around Memphis and now we're touring the country in a bus and will be playing with one of the biggest touring rock bands in arenas," said Saving Abel frontman Ja...

Saving Abel Is America's #1 New Artist

6/9/2008 4:30pm EDT
Saving Abel
Saving Abel, the Skiddco/Virgin Records debut album of southern rock quintet Saving Abel, has achieved a career milestone for the band by taking the No. 1 position on Billboard's Heatseekers listing, in its twelfth charting week. Saving Abel also tops the Nielsen Soundscan new artists album chart this week.

"Addicted," the album's unabashedly randy first single, is also nearing a chart summit, bulleting to No. 3 on Billboard's Hot Mainstream Rock Tracks. The track also has entered the Top 15 in the Hot Modern Rock Tracks listing. The digital single has sold over 100,000 downloads.


Saving Abel To Join Puddle Of Mudd On Summer Tour

5/30/2008 5:30pm EDT
Saving Abel
Virgin Records southern rock quintet Saving Abel, currently conquering a wide swath of rock radio with the winningly uninhibited first single, "Addicted," will be bringing their hard-playing, hard-partying sound all around the country, with the announcement of a two-month series of tour dates with Puddle of Mudd, kicking off in early July.

Since the March release of the band's self-titled Skiddco/Virgin debut album, the featured track "Addicted" has zoomed to the No. 2 position nationally at active rock radio, also rising in the Top 10 at mainstream rock, and the Top 20 at the alternat...

Puddle Of Mudd Return July 24 With 'Famous'

6/18/2007 8:00pm EDT
Puddle Of Mudd
"It's about passion and writing music that connects with other people and somehow heals them. I really want to try to crawl under peoples' skin and at the same time make some kick-ass rock 'n roll music," says Puddle Of Mudd frontman Wesley Scantlin about his band's imminent third album, Famous.

After their 2001 debut, Come Clean, sold over 5 million copies and spawned no less than 4 radio hits (including "Blurry", the most played song of 2002); and their gold-certified follow-up Life On Display, Puddle Of Mudd were able to step back a little to create Famous.

"We had a lot of ti...

Three Days Grace Announce US Spring Tour with Breaking Benjamin, Puddle of Mudd

4/3/2007 5:00pm EDT
Three Days Grace
Jive Records recording artists Three Days Grace announce their U.S. Spring tour with Breaking Benjamin and Puddle of Mudd will be starting May 11 in Glen Falls, NY. Confirmed Tour Dates Below.

The platinum-selling rock band has emerged as one of the top bands in the country. Last year Three Days Grace released their sophomore album One-X which debuted at #5 on the Top 200 chart. Their first single, "Animal I've Become" won the Billboard Award for "Rock Song of The Year," and was also the #1 song overall at the Active Rock format, and #2 song overall at Alternative Rock for 2006.


Rachel Hunter is Dateless

1/20/2006 9:26am EST
Rachel Hunter
Rod Stewart's ex wife Rachel Hunter is so lonely she is calling for any interested men to ask her out. The sexy blonde, who has two children with the rocker, says she can't find a date and says all the handsome men she meets are married. The stunning presenter, who is launching her own reality TV show 'Style Me, With Rachel Hunter' this month, says interested suitors must be employed, like children and be ready for a make-over.

She revealed: "I'm not dating anyone. All the decent guys are married. Do you know anyone?" However, rock stars need not apply - Rachel last year vowed never to...