Last week, we told you about Luca Stricagnoli, the Spanish guitarist who can tap out a beautiful cover of Guns n’ Roses “Sweet Child O’ Mine” with not one, but two guitars—simultaneously. He uploaded a video version of the song earlier this month, and it’s been making waves online. A Personal Journey On Friday, I spoke with Luca about […]
The following is an article from the bookUncle John’s Perpetually Pleasing Bathroom Reader. You didn’t think his mother named him “Kid Rock,” did you? SLASH (Guns N’ Roses). Growing up in Los Angeles, Saul Hudson’s best friend was the son of character actor Seymour Cassel (Faces, Rushmore). Show More Summary
Deadline reports former Guns N’ Roses guitarist and presumed photosensitivity sufferer Slash has launched a crowdfunding campaign to produce a new horror film entitled The Hell Within. The campaign is set up at FanBacked, and fans of guitarists with permanently shrouded faces can head there now to check it out. Show More Summary
Marc Canter is the owner of Canter's Deli, L.A.'s oldest rock & roll pastrami-and-coke joint. He's also the world's biggest Guns N' Roses fan, someone who can honestly say Axl Rose performed "November Rain" at his wedding. "When I didn't have money to print flyers or even buy myself guitar...
An unlikely cover version of Guns ‘N Roses Sweet Child O’ Mine performed in four violin parts by musician Cathie King. The video is two years old, but is just making the rounds now that G’NR shared it. Arrangement by Ben Hippen.
Guns N’ Roses Guitarist Slash Puts $11 Million Beverly Hills Home On The Market Far from ya average… Via Realtor Slash, the top-hatted guitar god of Guns N’ Roses fame, whose real name is Saul Hudson, and his estranged
Today in “Things I Did Not Know and Find Strange,” former Guns ‘N Roses guitarist Slash (or someone who lived in his house and had a say in said home’s decoration) is a pretty big fan of the New England Patriots. So, Slash from Guns N’ Roses is a huge Patriots fan: http://t.co/cJdEJkzOtP pic.twitter.com/4SeUxS6KCg — […]
Slash, of Guns N' Roses fame, was born in England and moved to Los Angeles at a young age, so of course he's a New England Patriots fan. How this happened is a mystery, but the Patriots' web site pointed out the strange combination.Show More Summary
Nearly three decades ago, Guns N' Roses put out Appetite for Destruction, an album that featured a particularly unsavory album cover and a song called "It's So Easy" with some even more decidedly unsavory lyrics ("Why don't you just [dramatic pause] fuck off?!"). These days, that song's cowriter – erstwhile...
Slash via Featureflash/Shutterstock.com Thank you to Slash of Guns N' Roses for not disappointing us with a boringly out-of-character house like some musicians we can think of. His house in Mulholland Estates is full rock star: pirate ship chandeliers next...
Slash via Featureflash / Shutterstock.com Thank you to Slash of Guns N' Roses for not disappointing us with a boringly out-of-character house like some musicians we can think of. His house in Mulholland Estates—in the northern reaches of the...
Rock and roll icon Slash and his wife, philanthropist Perla Hudson, have put their Tuscan-inspired villa in Beverly Hills on the market for $10.995 million.
A few funny, gross anecdotes from Faith No More's 1991 tour with Guns N' Roses.
Few people travel as much as musicians. So it's no surprise that Duff McKagan – who has spent time playing with Guns N' Roses, Velvet Revolver, Loaded and several other groups over the past three decades – has amassed a number of habits and routines to get him from point...
It’s already hard for dudes in this country to vape in peace, but now they have to deal with the threat of violence when hitting their e-cigs in public. TMZ is reporting that DJ Ashba, the top hat-wearing dude from Guns N’ Roses, was...Show More Summary
Guns N' Roses guitarist DJ Ashba's e-cigarette vapor pissed off a Vegas concertgoer so badly... the guy put an ass whupping on Axl Rose's axman. It's not the most rock 'n' roll brawl we've ever heard of... but…
Last week, the floodgates of listerv mayhem were unleashed when it became known that a gun shop was coming into Life in the Boomer Lane's quiet middle-class and decidedly liberal Democrat-majority neighborhood. Emails began flying back...Show More Summary
It has been announced that Green Day will be the inductors for Guns and Roses at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and I have to wonder.....Why? I am not certain how that selection is decided, but is it just us, or does this seem out of place? With all due respect to Green Day, their musical style differs from GNR, and they are not Hall of Famers. Show More Summary
On November 19th, 2008, Mr. Brownstone—a local NYC Guns n' Roses cover band—played The Late Show with David Letterman. Below, Dave Godowsky (who plays Izzy Stradlin) revisits the performance, which he declares the worst to ever air on the show. [ more › ]
When it comes to the biggest bands in rock history, Guns N’ Roses definitely reside in the top tier. Their albums have collectively sold over 100 million copies and their music has been featured in several horror movies, such as End Of Days, Warm Bodies, Cape Fear, and, of course, Terminator 2: Judgement Day. We […]