Album: Use Your Illusion I Year: 1991 Izzy Stradlin was always my favorite. While he could have seemed like the lukewarm water between Axl Rose’s fire and Slash’s ice, to me he was also the guy who embodied the straight-ahead rock ‘n’ roll groove at the heart of Guns n’ Roses. Show More Summary
Skrillex has been announced as an opener for one of the dates on Guns N' Roses' massive Not in This Lifetime reunion tour. The producer/DJ will join Axl and co. at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas on August 5, as confirmed by the below Guns N' Roses tweet. Show More Summary
Most people have a modest two-octave vocal range when they sing, but some rare talents can manage five octaves or more. Think the late great, Freddie Mercury of Queen, or Guns N’ Roses’ Axl Rose, although composer-singer Tim Storms holds the Guinness World Record for the largest vocal range: a whopping 10 octaves. Read more...
Axl Rose wants his “fat” photos to be removed from the Internet, according to The Sydney Morning Herald. The Guns N’ Roses singer has apparently launched a large-scale attack on Google with DMCA copyright notices. The story goes like this: a Winnipeg Free Press photographer took snaps at a Guns N’ Roses concert in 2010.... Show More Summary
In some of the more widely read articles on Hypebot this week, we looked at the court's ruling that remastered songs deserve a new copyright, Axl Rose's attempt to use a copyright claim to remove an unflattering photo of himself from the internet, and Wiz Khalifa's lawsuit of his former...
Axl Rose has issued Google a takedown notice regarding the “Fat Axl” meme, which uses a shot of the singer performing with Guns N’ Roses in 2010. The notice is operating on the grounds that Guns N’ Roses owns the copyright to all photos taken at the band’s performances, according to a waiver all photographers must sign before any show.
“If I could always read I should never feel the want of company.” ? George Gordon Byron Remembering David Gilkey – NPR The Surprising Fate of Film – PDN Fashion Photographers Return to Film – Business of Fashion Axl Rose Doesn’t Want You to See His Fat Face – Fortune Confessions of a Stock […] The post Great Weekend Reads in Photography & Filmmaking appeared first on PDNPulse.
Now that Axl Rose has got his mojo back and is busy reminding the world, with a little help from AC/DC, why he’s one of the greatest rock n’ roll frontmen of all time, the flame-haired screamer has sort of shot himself in the foot by demanding Google take down several unflattering images of him... Show More Summary
This is NOT your grandfather's cane -- unless your grandfather is super pervy or Axl Rose. Rose has been hobbling around England this week using a walking stick, but little did we know what's under his hand is the most badass, rock 'n' roll senior…
In the past couple of weeks representatives for Axl Rose have issued about a dozen takedown notices to Google trying to get the site to remove supposedly unflattering images of the Guns N' Roses frontman from the internet after they were used in a meme calling him fat. Show More Summary
Out in the real world news is happening and here are the highlights. Bernie vows to fight on Even though his slim hopes of clinching the Democratic nomination evaporated in the Californian sun yesterday, Bernie Sanders won’t go quietly into the night, instead, he defiantly told supporters that “the struggle continues.” This new slogan shows a […]
Axl Rose gave a rare interview at London’s China Exchange this week, and he talked about his new role as AC/DC’s frontman as well as his Guns N’ Roses past. And in a surprising move, Rose also revealed that he is considering writing an autobiography, but he added that there’s one thing that’s been holding... Show More Summary
Axl Rose took some time out of his busy European touring schedule with AC/DC for a rare public appearance and interview with Sir David Tang at London’s China Exchange yesterday, where he touched on his desire to make new music with Guns N' Roses and even write a memoir, among ... More »
In a nearly hourlong interview with fans in London, Guns N’ Roses founder and lead singer Axl Rose suggested that he may work on new music with formerly estranged band-mates Slash and Duff McKagan. The singer also said that he and guitarist Angus Young of AC/DC, for whom Rose is serving as vocalist...
Because it's Kanye West and Jerry Stiller's birthday, check out today's mid-day links: jacked JK Simmons, square parks, last days of Bernie, naked restaurant, Axl Rose hates fat shaming pics, smelling like old books, and puppy tries to get onto sofa. Show More Summary
Axl Rose said in a new interview that the touring, classic-era lineup of Guns N' Roses has already considered working on new music. "I've got a lot of stuff together, and I played some stuff for Slash and Duff, and they liked it," Rose continued. "They might be on [the recordings]. We...
Yesterday, Axl Rose took part in a talk with Sir David Tang at London’s China Exchange. In their wide-ranging and candid conversation, they touched upon his current relationship with former band members, updates on the reunited Guns N’ Roses, performing with AC/DC, his own personal work, and much more. Show More Summary
Axl Rose isn't happy with the internet right now. The frontman for Guns N' Roses recently filed multiple Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) complaints asking Google to take down unflattering photos of him ??that are online. According...Show More Summary
Not sure how broken copyright and the systems uses to police it are? Axl Rose has hired Web Sheriff to demand that sites across the web take down an unflattering photo of the then very overweight singer. There are two problems with this strategy. Rose does not own the photo...
Guns N' Roses front man Axl Rose is pulling a very "celebrity" move and demanding that some unflattering pictures of him be taken off the Internet, proving that he has no idea how the Internet works. When people heard he wanted these pictures from a 2010 concert to be wiped from the Internet, people started sharing them like crazy. Show More Summary