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I'm on record here and probably elsewhere as being a fan of Chinese Democracy -- the legendarily bloated, forever-delayed, joke-butt of an album released in 2008 by Axl Rose and a bunch of random…   Read Story »
Besides Axl Rose, the Guns N' Roses that has been touring with in recent years includes none of the original members responsible for the band's classic 1987 debut Appetite For Destruction.…   Read Story »
Last week, in an effort to stop inbreeding among its animals, Copenhagen Zoo euthanized one of its male baby giraffes -- shooting him in the head, then dismembering him and feeding him to predators…   Read Story »
The Super Bowl is but a distant memory, yet the Chili Peppers' Cordgate controversy continues to annihilate our nation's collective sensibilities. Flea already gave us his side of the story -- "[We]…   Read Story »
As the song tells us, nothing lasts forever, and when Axl Rose is involved, that impermanence is likely to be highlighted with legal documents and high-wattage drama. And now, in November no less,…   Read Story »
I might be the only music writer in America (besides Chuck Klosterman) who will actually admit to liking Guns N' Roses' 2008 album, Chinese Democracy. I'm not saying it's a lost classic or anything,…   Read Story »
If events like this one -- a "secret show" announced at the last minute -- are meant to create the ever-sought-after buzz, well, mission accomplished. Guns N' Roses, in town for Governor's Ball on…   Read Story »
Last month, we reported the massive lineup for this year's Governors Ball, including headlines Kanye West, Kings Of Leon, and one major surprise that would be announced at a later date. It has now…   Read Story »
Axl Rose hasn't been interviewed on live TV in 20 years, unless we're counting that unbelievably awkward moment at the 2001 NBA Finals. But to promote a forthcoming Vegas residency, he showed up on…   Read Story »
As a prelude to some sporadic activity in 2012 -- including a month-long residency in Vegas and a three-city tour in India -- Guns N' Roses performed this past Saturday and Sunday nights at the…   Read Story »