If there was a gravestone for MTV-style '80s metal, it would probably be Guns N' Roses' 1991 opus Use Your Illusion I and Use Your Illusion II.
Rolling Stone contributing editor Anthony DeCurtis has written an arresting, confrontational, and oftentimes beautiful biography of the notoriously cagy musician.
Kele Okereke: "When we started Bloc Party, it was going to be about energy. It wasn't going to be about some sad puff on an acoustic guitar. And ten years later, I have become that sad puff with the acoustic guitar, which seems kind of poetic to me for some reason."