Articles tagged chinese democracy

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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20 Jan 2009 // 9:00 PM

Part 1: AmpLive to Damien Jurado

From AmpLive to Damien Jurado, PopMatters offers up the first batch of Slipped Discs, 40 great albums that didn't quite make our year-end list in 2008, but our writers thought belonged there.

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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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21 Nov 2008 // 5:17 AM

‘Chinese Democracy’ by Guns N’ Roses: Worth the wait?

Guns N’ Roses’ new album, “Chinese Democracy,” took Axl Rose and dozens of musicians and producers an estimated $11 million and 13 years to complete. It wasn’

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27 Oct 2008 // 3:24 AM

Guns N’ Roses fans, the wait is over. After 17 years of polishing - or whatever it is that rock superstars do when they sequester themselves

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Double Take: 'The French Connection' (1971)

// Short Ends and Leader

"You pick your feet in Poughkeepsie, and we pick The French Connection for Double Take #18.

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