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Watch Guns N' Roses Perform Their First St. Louis Show Since the Riverport Riot

Thursday night, Guns N' Roses returned to St. Louis for their first performance in the city since 1991. Why is this significant, you might ask? Well, the last time Guns N' Roses performed in St. Louis, it didn't end terribly well.Their performance in the then-new Riverport Ampitheater ended in a riot that left 60 people injured, and caused hundreds of thousands of dollars of damage to the venue... …

Guns N' Roses' Richard Fortus Selects SoloDallas EX Tower on 2017 World Tour

In another milestone for the emerging Southern California music gear company SoloDallas, Guns N' Roses guitarist Richard Fortus is officially using the company’s EX Tower across the globe this year as the band continues their Not In This Lifetime Tour.The relationship began last fall in Los Angeles, when SoloDallas presented Richard (Thin Lizzy, Dead Daisies, Psychedelic Furs, Rihanna) with his... …

Watch Guns N' Roses Cover AC/DC's "Whole Lotta Rosie"

During their June 7 stop in Zurich, Switzerland, Guns N' Roses performed a cover of AC/DC's "Whole Lotta Rosie."Why, you ask? Read on."When we play this song, nobody really knows that I… When I'm singing this song, I actually, in my head, I see this little dog of ours with me on stage, 'cause she's always so fucking happy," GNR frontman Axl Rose told the crowd. "Before we came to the show today... …

Watch Guns N' Roses Cover 'Black Hole Sun' for Chris Cornell

Over the weekend, Guns N' Roses kicked off the latest leg of their Not in This Lifetime Tour in Slane, Ireland.During the show, they performed Soundgarden's "Black Hole Sun" as a tribute to Chris Cornell, who committed suicide May 18. You can check out the performance below via two fan-filmed clips.Cornell's body was cremated May 23 and laid to rest May 26 at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery in... …

The 20 Best Rock Guitar Intros of All Time

Let’s face it: one of the most important parts of a song is its intro.A memorable intro can bring lighters out of pockets, prompt roars of recognition from a crowd and cause freeway drivers to reach for the volume knob.A great intro is also the first thing guitarists want to learn and the first thing they want to play when they enter a guitar store. We’ve compiled 20 of what think are the... …

Watch Slash Surprise 'School of Rock' Kids with Impromptu "Sweet Child O' Mine" Jam

Last summer, Slash surprised the kids in the Broadway musical School of Rock when he dropped in during a rehearsal to play Guns N’ Roses’ “Sweet Child O’ Mine” and “Paradise City” with them.The guitarist was in New York City in July 2016 to perform a pair of concerts on Guns N’ Roses’ tour when the surprise gig went down. The young musicians—including guitar prodigy Brandon Niederauer, who... …

That Time Guns N' Roses, Jim Carrey and Clint Eastwood Converged

Clint Eastwood's final "Dirty Harry" movie—1988's The Dead Pool—isn't great. Historically, critics have considered it the least satisfying of Eastwood's five Dirty Harry films, a list that includes 1983's Sudden Impact, 1973's Magnum Force and the one that started it all, 1971's Dirty Harry.All the films are about Harry Callahan, a fictional—and very tall—San Francisco detective who's notorious... …

Guns N’ Roses Onstage Fails: Here’s the Best of Their Worst Moments

A compilation video of Guns N’ Roses’ onstage fails has surfaced, and you can check it out below.The video opens with a clip you’ve seen here before—a technical fail from last year that caused a rather humorous breakdown of “November Rain.” Axl took that one in stride, but as the video shows, he had less patience for fans that throw fireworks and bottles. In addition to those moments, the video... …

How Kids React to Guns N' Roses

Fine Brothers Entertainment, the makers of “Kids React” videos, have created clips showing how young folks respond to everything from rotary phones to Metallica.The group has now set its sights on hard rock heavyweights Guns N’ Roses. In this new clip, kids listen to a selection of cuts from the group’s debut album, Appetite for Destruction,” a disc released 30 years ago. The reactions are... …

Riff Raff: AC/DC's Angus Young Joins Guns N' Roses Onstage in Australia

As expected, AC/DC's Angus Young joined Guns N' Roses on stage in Sydney, Australia, Friday night (February 10)—proving that it's always Friday night somewhere.Young and his trademark Gibson SG led GNR through two AC/DC classics,"Whole Lotta Rosie" and "Riff Raff," the same songs he performed with GNR at the Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival in April 2016."We're gonna bring out a friend... …

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