Articles tagged axl rose

10 Times ‘Use Your Illusion I and II’ Predicted the Future of Guns N’ Roses

This early '90s juggernaut of a double album is a 150 minute long prophecy foretelling the end of the last great rock band.

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I Heard You Missed Us (Says Van Halen and Many, Many Others)—We’re Back!

The David Lee Roth-fronted Van Halen returns after a 28-year absence. Who else has made fans wait that long? Quite a few, it turns out.

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Watch: Video for Dr. Dre’s “I Need a Doctor”

Dr. Dre and Axl Rose might actually have been cut from the same artistic cloth.

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24 Nov 2008 // 2:04 AM

Among all the rock fans ruminating about the 14-year wait for the new Guns N’ Roses album, you won’t catch the bosses at Best

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Guns N’ Roses: Chinese Democracy

No album, ever, is worth a 17-year wait. With that said, though, Chinese Democracy at least tries to match the impossibly lofty expectations it has going for it.

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23 Nov 2008 // 10:00 PM

The Church of Axl

Has a strange history of creative battles, multiple delays, and avoiding the spotlight meant that Axl Rose and Chinese Democracy are doomed to be a punchline? One fan explains why he's been keeping the faith.

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23 Nov 2008 // 5:17 AM

Democracy now! Or, ancient Chinese secret, huh?

First things first: Of course “Chinese Democracy” isn’t worth it. Second things second: Unless you spend a lot of time in the company of

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Dear Planet Earth: An Interview with Sebastian Bach

Through reality shows, theater appearances, and Hep Alien, the enthusiastic Bach keeps his focus (and his funding) on his music, even if the industry is a bitchslap.

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16 Jan 2008 // 10:00 PM

Sebastian Bach: Angel Down

With his new album, Baz has reestablished himself as one of rock's preeminent vocalists, and, equally important, he's crafted a record that ranks among the year's best in hard rock.

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11 Sep 2007 // 4:59 AM

So, Slash, do you think you and Axl Rose could ever be friends? As he begins to talk, Slash - the legendary guitarist who got

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//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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