But it’s a Bad Time for New Bands “The heads of the music industry realize that for their business, why deal with a band? They don’t even care who writes what or what it sounds like. It was always looked at as a possibility, but it never seemed right or felt right.” …When Axl was 17 he fled Indiana on a Greyhound bus destined for Los Angeles (the haven for all that embodies sinnin' and grinnin'). After Guns N' Roses met with the unprecedented success of their debut album "Appetite For Destruction", massive stadium tours soon became a reality, and Axl's status as a bona fide sex symbol was officially cemented. See full bio on IMDb » Axl Rose is flush with cash these days which likely played a factor in settling the lawsuit filed by his longtime roadie and engineer Chris Pitman. Rose has been hobbling around England this week using a walking stick, but little did we know what's… his Guns N' Roses days are done -- for now -- and he's already got AC/DC on the brain.After auditioning for a lion's share of punk bands (many of which he was turned down for because of his uncanny vocal resemblance to Robert Plant) he joined the seminal rock band L. However, internal troubles with the band members and the heavy drug use among them eventually rendered Guns N' Roses obsolete until only recently. We just got Axl cruising through LAX on one of those scooter thingys.… Erin Everly, who was married to the Guns N' Roses frontman for a few months more than 20 years ago, is auctioning off mementos of their brief union, including candid photos of Rose (some of which are from his childhood), letters that Rose wrote to her, handwritten song lyrics, clothing he wore in music videos and even their marriage certificate.Rose and Everly dated in the Eighties before they wed in April 1990, and had their marriage annulled in January 1991.Everly, who was the inspiration for "Sweet Child O' Mine," will sell the artifacts of their time together through Julien's Auctions in Beverly Hills, California, on December 6th and 7th, as part of an auction titled "Icons and Idols 2013: Rock N' Roll," which is also offering a guitar owned by Jerry Garcia.Where Did Guns N' Roses Rank in Our List of the 100 Greatest Artists?
And share them he has, via a new book entitled Welcome to My Jungle: An Unauthorized Account of How a Regular Guy Like Me Survived Years of Touring with Guns N Roses, Pet Wallabies, Crazed Groupies, Axl Rose’s Moth Extermination System, & Other Perils on the Road with One of the Greatest Rock Bands of All Time “Just before a show in Buenos Aires for 80,000 people, Rose was already late — the rest of the band was at the venue — when he asked Duswalt to order dinner for him from room service. Duswalt was aware that if Rose failed to get his exact order, he could bail on the show.
American tabloids recently reported that Guns N' Roses frontman Axl Rose’s companion was pregnant after she sported what some interpreted to be a ‘baby bump’.
According to the report, a source close to the couple confirmed they were expecting a child. (read more)Is Axl Rose about to be a dad to a little boy or girl?
READ MORE It was all about Guns N' Roses Saturday at Coachella ... Axl and the boys slayed with "Sweet Child O' Mine," and went on for an astounding 3 hours ... READ MORE Coachella was the place for music Saturday, with an awesome lineup. READ MORE Guns N' Roses blew the roof off T-Mobile Arena Friday night ...
Axl, O'Shea Jackson, Ice Cube, Zedd, Kesha, Snoop, Skrillex and lots of others performers hit the stage .. READ MORE Guns N' Roses had a rocky start to their Coachella appearance when their tour bus broke down in Fontana. and thanks to a broken foot, Axl Rose did it all from a Rock 'n' Roll throne.