Ernie Ball recently announced their new line of electric bass and guitar strings, made out of the most magnetically active material – Cobalt. Ernie Ball's patent pending advancement in technology stems from a nine-year pursuit in researching materials that give guitarists and bassists a new-and-improved voice.
It's no surprise that Slash, a well-known animal lover, would sign on to make a commercial for his hometown zoo. What is a bit surprising, however, is that the former Guns N' Roses guitarist was paired with Betty White for the commercial. Watch the 30-second spot for the Los Angeles Zoo below.
It was a given that after it had been announced that Guns N' Roses would be inducted into the the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame this year that the rumor mill would immediately start up around a possible reunion of the classic Guns lineup.
Over the long weekend, Guns N' Roses took their high-energy club run to Chicago where they took the stage at the House of Blues. Video of the band performing "Rocket Queen" off Appetite for Destruction can be seen below.