Live Review

Guns N' Roses Thrill in Electric Reunion Tour Opener

June 24, 2016

The group's Not in This Lifetime tour, which launched in Detroit last night, left the earlier Guns N' Roses classic reunion dates – a warm up gig in Los Angeles in April, then a few Las Vegas shows, with a double weekend at Coachella to...


Chris Stapleton to Open for Guns N' Roses in Nashville

June 16, 2016

Guns N' Roses have announced the opening act for the Nashville stop of their Not in This Lifetime Tour: Chris Stapleton. The Grammy-winning singer, whose debut album Traveller stood out for its stripped-down, raw sound, will perform July 9th at Nissan...


Axl Rose Talks New Music, Possible Memoir in Rare Interview

June 8, 2016

Axl Rose said in a new interview that the touring, classic-era lineup of Guns N' Roses has already considered working on new music. "I've got a lot of stuff together, and I played some stuff for Slash and Duff, and they liked it," Rose continued....


AC/DC With Axl Rose Lock Down U.S. Tour Dates

June 1, 2016

AC/DC and guest singer Axl Rose have announced the 10 rescheduled U.S. dates of their Rock or Bust Tour, their final shows with the Guns N' Roses singer filling in for longtime vocalist Brian Johnson. GN'R's Not in This Lifetime...


Watch Slash, Nikki Sixx Talk Motley Crue/GN'R Tour

May 23, 2016

It's So Easy and Other Lies, a documentary based on Guns N' Roses bassist Duff McKagan's memoir begins screening this Thursday at select theaters. In a new clip from film, McKagan looks back at GN'R's big break: opening for Mötley...


Axl Rose on Challenging AC/DC Tour Rehearsals

May 6, 2016

Axl Rose fractured his foot at the worst possible time: while gearing up for two massive tours with Guns N' Roses' reunited classic line-up and with AC/DC as the band's temporary frontman. "The day I found out it was broken, I left the hospital...


Axl Rose on AC/DC Gig: 'I'm Just Trying to Do It Justice'

May 5, 2016

Guns N' Roses' singer Axl Rose has given a rare interview in advance of his impending 12-date Rock or Bust tour singing for AC/DC, which launches on Saturday in Lisbon, Portugal. In the BBC 6 Music Breakfast show interview, which airs on Friday,...


See Guns N' Roses Bring Back 'Used to Love Her' at Coachella

April 24, 2016

Guns N' Roses staged their second Coachella headlining gig Saturday, and while AC/DC's Angus Young didn't make a cameo this time, the "classic" lineup did welcome a pair of fan favorites back into the fold: For the first time since the reunion kicked...


See Duff McKagan, Slash Talk GN'R Origins in Doc Trailer

April 19, 2016

Just weeks before Guns N' Roses mount a massive arena tour – with classic-lineup members Duff McKagan and Slash back in the fold – bassist McKagan is putting out a documentary about his life story. The film, It's So Easy and Other Lies, captures...


AC/DC Confirm Axl Rose Is New Lead Singer

April 16, 2016

The rumors have been confirmed: Just hours before Guns N' Roses are scheduled to take the stage for their triumphant reunion gig at Coachella, AC/DC formally announced that – before GN'R's Not in This Lifetime Tour kicks off...


Axl Rose Issues Takedown Notice Over 'Fat Axl' Photo

June 6, 2016

Axl Rose has issued a DMCA takedown request with Google over a 2010 image used to create a viral "Fat Axl" meme. The photograph, taken by Boris Minkevich at the Winnipeg Free Press, depicts the rock legend performing at the MTS Centre in...


Summer 2016's 30 Hottest Tours

May 24, 2016

In the coming months, a massive array of major artists will take to the road or continue in-progress trips. In addition to tours from pop royalty (Beyoncé, Adele) and resurgent rockers (Guns N' Roses, Blink-182), many acts are pooling their resources...


Lenny Kravitz Talks Touring With Guns N' Roses This Summer

May 18, 2016

Guns N' Roses announced some of the acts joining them on their Not in This Lifetime Tour this summer. Alice in Chains will join the group on the first few dates, from June 23rd in Detroit through July 3rd in Chicago, and Lenny Kravitz will...


Watch AC/DC Perform First Show With Axl Rose

May 7, 2016

AC/DC performed the first European concert with Axl Rose as lead singer Saturday night in Lisbon, Portugal. The band rolled through a career-spanning set that included old favorites ("Back in Black," "Shoot to Thrill") and new...


Watch AC/DC Rehearse With Axl Rose for European Tour

May 6, 2016

Guns N' Roses singer Axl Rose made his intentions clear about his temporary role as AC/DC singer: "I want to do right by the band and do right by their fans," he said in a Facebook video with guitarist Angus Young and bassist Cliff...


See Axl Rose, AC/DC Talk First Show Together

May 5, 2016

Axl Rose joined AC/DC's Angus Young and Cliff Williams to deliver a message to fans in Portugal ahead of the Guns N' Roses singer's first show with the Australian rock outfit on Saturday. "Lisbon, here we come," said Young in a short video...


4 Questions We Still Have About AC/DC and Axl Rose

April 20, 2016

As crazy as it seems, AC/DC – or at least what's left of it – are just two and a half weeks away from launching a European stadium tour with Axl Rose on lead vocals. Guitarist Malcolm Young had to leave the group following their 2010...


See Guns N' Roses Bring Out AC/DC's Angus Young at Coachella

April 17, 2016

Hours after Guns N' Roses' much anticipated Coachella reunion set was nearly overshadowed by the announcement that Axl Rose would be joining AC/DC as their replacement lead singer, guitarist Angus Young joined GN'R onstage Saturday at the fest...


Guns N' Roses vs. Nirvana: A Beef History

April 11, 2016

Axl Rose and Kurt Cobain were once alike in many ways: two messed-up small-town guys whose lives were changed forever by aggressive, rebellious rock music. But though Nirvana and Guns N' Roses both found fame by blurring the lines...