Today, Pitchfork.tv presents a brand new episode of “Over/Under,” the interview series in which artists are given a series of topics to evaluate as overrated or underrated. This episode features comedian Eric Andre, who passes judgement on Jesus, Axl Rose, Wile E. Coyote, the Statue of Liberty, and more. Check it out below.
The sideways crab walk. The snake-hipped shimmy. The headlong dash from one end of the stage to the other. Leading the partly reunited Guns N’ Roses he’s been on the road with since April, Axl Rose brought his full arsenal of moves to Dodger Stadium for the first of two hometown shows as part of...
Guns N' Roses Dodger Stadium August 18, 2016 For some of us, Axl Rose is the hard rock Elvis. (Or, "They're like Led Zeppelin for you, huh?" as my Uber driver put it.) Which is why when he decides to wear rugged cowboy boots, instead of his thousand dollar Giuseppe...
by Sean Nelson Axl Rose demonstrates the relative height of Trump's wall between the U.S. and Mexico Nikola Spasenoski/Shutterstock If you listen closely and cock your head just so, you can hear it on the wind: the sound of Guns N'Roses sound checking at CenturyLink Field for their show tonight. Show More Summary
What Do Axl Rose And Sonny Moore Have In Common? We Went To The Band's Houston Show To Find Out.
The lines were long, the seats were packed and $40 t-shirts were flying off the shelves. GNR fans of all ages were ripe for this show, which brought Axl Rose, Slash and Duff McKagan back onstage together after many, many years apart....Show More Summary
On Saturday night Axl Rose welcomed New Jersey’s MetLife Stadium to the jungle, and the audience sure let their wild side out. Unfortunately, local law enforcement were not feeling that serpentine. The New Jersey State Police told New Jersey 101.5 that they arrested “at least 30” people at the show ... More »
Just when everyone was starting to accept the new responsible, punctual, and generally well behaved Guns N’ Roses, frontman Axl Rose decides to drop the news that the tour was detained for gun possession on stage in front of 50,000 fans. With a mischievous grin and a pep in his ... More »
Putting Guns 'n' Roses and Metallica on the same tour was the greatest of bad ideas.
Guns N’ Roses are a little bit more than halfway through their reunion tour with their original lineup. It seems like they’re having some fun on the tour, because Axl Rose had the audacity to tickle Slash while he performed his killer solo on “Knockin On Heaven’s Door.” Though it looks more like he’s going […]
With the Guns n’ Roses reunion in full flow and the 1980s cock rockers entertaining the hordes with songs your mamma would know, many fans are still wondering if the reformed Gunners are the real deal without what many regard as the heart and soul of the band – Izzy Stradlin. Show More Summary
Having already performed at Coachella and Bonnaroo this year, Chris Stapleton wound up on another unexpected stage last night in Nashville: opening for Guns N' Roses on their Not in This Lifetime Tour. He also found himself face to face with Axl Rose, who summoned Stapleton and his producer and...
While promoting his new show Roadies, Cameron Crowe was asked to recount the most ridiculous tour story he’d ever heard. Of course the story had to do with a crazy demand made by Axl Rose: There was a guy that worked with Guns N’ Roses, and there was a show and Axl Rose needed a yellow jacket that he’d left in England before he would perform.
At the Guns ‘n Roses performance last night, I was reminded of Mick Wall’s stellar book W.A.R.: The Unauthorized Biography of William Axl Rose. In this 2008 release, the veteran
The last time the Axl Rose-led Guns N’ Roses played with original drummer Steven Adler, it did not end well. The band’s 1990 Farm Aid set has gone down in rock history as a bit of a train wreck, and Adler’s supposed poor performance ultimately led to his ouster from the group. Adler was not part...
Watching Slash play the opening riff of “Sweet Child o’ Mine” on the same stage as Axl Rose is a bucket-list item for music fans of a certain age. If you grew up in the 1980s and Appetite for Destruction was the formative album of your...Show More Summary
Guns N’ Roses are well into their much-anticipated reunion tour, bringing Axl Rose back together with Slash and Duff McKagan, and fans are extremely happy to see most of the original line-up back on stage. While the Guns N’ Roses reunion is more than fans could have hoped for just a few months ago, there... Show More Summary
'I heard some roadies talking about how something had to be "yellow-jacketed."'
Cameron Crowe reveals an infamous story about the demanding Guns N' Roses' singer.