Axl Rose on Why He Still Uses the Guns N’ Roses Name.

Blabbermouth.net -Very lengthy post copied on Blabbermouth, originally posted on MyGNRForum.com, where Mr. Rose himself responds to several fan questions – most specifically centering around his continued use of the G N’ R name while being the only remaining original member.  Not gonna cut/paste it here, you really should check out the whole thing at the links.  But allow some time – it’s a doozey.

To me what is interesting is that he’s bothering to respond to these questions at all.  Of course, with a new album that just dropped (and not performing as strongly as might have been hoped), Axl’s motivation can be viewed somewhat suspicously.  Still, he DID take the time so let’s put our conspiracy theories on hold, shall we?

Of all that he discusses (which does indeed sound like a shitstorm of backstabbing and money grubbing management), it’s what he only mentions briefly and doesn’t really answer that kind of left me hanging.  I’m talking about  the accusations that ‘Axl wouldn’t go on stage’.  Uhm, Axl – I once waited 6 hours for your band to come out on the ‘Use Your Illusion’ Tour in Dayton.  Your assertion that it “Never happened, all made up, fallacy and fantasy. Not one single solitary thread of truth to it” probably needs a little more substantiating.  We ALL waited on that entire tour, not just Dayton . . . now if you’re not the reason, that’s fine.  It would be nice to know what the real reason was. . . that’s all I’m saying.  My ass never really recovered from all that sitting.  Sitting, mind you, with NO BEER BEING SERVED!  That’s just inhumane.  My buddy Steve put it best when he looked over at me about 3 hours in and said “You do realize we’re just sitting around waiting on 5 guys with tattoos”.

So that omission aside, the rest of Axl’s post reads like a rant & kinda jumps around a lot – but I’m still marveling that he did it.  What it all exactly means, well that’s another discussion entirely.

You can leave a response, or trackback from your own site.

45 Responses to “Axl Rose on Why He Still Uses the Guns N’ Roses Name.”

  1. Hi, I think your blog might be having browser compatibility issues. When I look at your blog in Ie, it looks fine but when opening in Internet Explorer, it has some overlapping. I just wanted to give you a quick heads up! Other then that, terrific blog!

  2. minecraft says:

    You can definitely see your enthusiasm in the article you write.
    The sector hopes for even more passionate writers like you who aren’t afraid to say how they believe.
    All the time follow your heart.

  3. minecraft says:

    Hello there, just became aware of your blog through Google, and found that it is
    really informative. I’m gonna watch out for brussels. I’ll be grateful if you continue this
    in future. A lot of people will be benefited
    from your writing. Cheers!

  4. minecraft says:

    Hello! I just wanted to ask if you ever have any trouble
    with hackers? My last blog (wordpress) was hacked and I ended up losing several weeks of hard work due to no data
    backup. Do you have any solutions to protect against hackers?

  5. minecraft says:

    You really make it seem so easy with your presentation but I find this matter to be actually something which I think I would never understand.
    It seems too complicated and very broad for me. I am looking forward for
    your next post, I’ll try to get the hang of it!

  6. minecraft says:

    Heya i am for the first time here. I found this board and I find It truly
    useful & it helped me out much. I hope to give
    something back and help others like you aided me.

  7. minecraft says:

    excellent put up, very informative. I wonder why the opposite specialists of this sector don’t understand this.
    You must continue your writing. I am sure, you’ve a great readers’
    base already!

  8. minecraft says:

    Hello there! Do you know if they make any
    plugins to assist with Search Engine Optimization? I’m trying to get my blog to rank
    for some targeted keywords but I’m not seeing very good results.

    If you know of any please share. Thank you!

  9. minecraft says:

    Hey there! I just want to offer you a huge thumbs up for
    your excellent info you have got right here on this post.
    I am returning to your website for more soon.

  10. minecraft says:

    Today, while I was at work, my sister stole my iphone and
    tested to see if it can survive a 25 foot drop, just so
    she can be a youtube sensation. My iPad is now broken and she has 83
    views. I know this is totally off topic but I had to share it with someone!

  11. minecraft says:

    I need to to thank you for this very good read!! I absolutely enjoyed every bit of it.

    I have got you book marked to check out new things
    you post…

  12. Outstanding quest there. What happened after? Thanks!

  13. Whoa! This blog looks exactly like my old one! It’s on a completely different subject but it
    has pretty much the same layout and design. Outstanding choice of colors!

  14. I am really glad to glance at this blog posts which includes lots
    of helpful facts, thanks for providing these statistics.

  15. This is a topic that’s close to my heart… Cheers! Where are your contact details
    though?

  16. hello!,I like your writing very a lot! proportion we be
    in contact extra approximately your post on AOL?
    I require an expert on this space to solve my problem. Maybe that is
    you! Taking a look ahead to look you.

  17. Hi i am kavin, its my first occasion to commenting anyplace, when i
    read this paragraph i thought i could also create comment due to this good piece of writing.

  18. Hello There. I discovered your weblog the usage of msn.
    That is an extremely well written article. I’ll be sure to bookmark it and come
    back to learn extra of your useful info. Thanks for the post.
    I’ll definitely comeback.

  19. Hi i am kavin, its my first occasion to commenting anyplace, when i read this article i
    thought i could also create comment due to this brilliant
    piece of writing.

  20. Hey I know this is off topic but I was wondering if you knew of any widgets I could add to my blog that automatically tweet my newest twitter updates.
    I’ve been looking for a plug-in like this for quite some time and was hoping maybe you would have some
    experience with something like this. Please let me know if you run into anything.
    I truly enjoy reading your blog and I look forward to your new updates.

  21. This is the perfect website for everyone who would like to understand this
    topic. You realize a whole lot its almost hard to argue
    with you (not that I really would want to…HaHa). You definitely put
    a new spin on a topic that’s been discussed for decades.
    Excellent stuff, just great!

  22. Nice weblog here! Additionally your web site rather
    a lot up very fast! What host are you the usage of? Can I am getting your
    affiliate link for your host? I want my web site loaded up
    as fast as yours lol

  23. Your way of telling all in this article is genuinely good, all be able to simply know it, Thanks a
    lot.

  24. Informative article, just what I was looking for.

  25. It is the best time to make a few plans for the longer term
    and it’s time to be happy. I have read this put up and if I could I wish
    to counsel you some fascinating issues or suggestions.
    Maybe you could write subsequent articles regarding this article.
    I desire to read even more issues approximately it!

  26. Fine way of explaining, and nice piece of writing to obtain data regarding my presentation subject matter,
    which i am going to deliver in academy.

  27. Wow, incredible weblog layout! How long have you been blogging
    for? you made running a blog glance easy. The full
    glance of your website is fantastic, let alone the
    content!

  28. I delight in, cause I found just what I was looking
    for. You’ve ended my 4 day long hunt! God Bless you man. Have
    a great day. Bye

  29. Everyone loves it when folks come together and share
    ideas. Great blog, stick with it!

  30. I am in fact thankful to the owner of this site who has shared this enormous paragraph at here.

  31. Incredible! This blog looks exactly like my old one! It’s on a totally different subject
    but it has pretty much the same page layout and design.
    Superb choice of colors!

  32. I all the time used to study article in news papers but now
    as I am a user of internet thus from now I am using net for articles or reviews,
    thanks to web.

  33. Nice post. I learn something new and challenging on sites I stumbleupon everyday.

    It will always be useful to read content from other writers and practice a little something from
    their sites.

  34. Greate post. Keep writing such kind of information on your blog.

    Im really impressed by your site.
    Hey there, You’ve done a great job. I will certainly digg it
    and in my opinion recommend to my friends.
    I am sure they’ll be benefited from this web site.

  35. Hi there! This is my first visit to your blog!

    We are a collection of volunteers and starting a new project in a community in the same niche.

    Your blog provided us valuable information to work on. You have
    done a wonderful job!

  36. Thanks for a marvelous posting! I actually enjoyed reading it, you might be a great author.

    I will remember to bookmark your blog and will come back
    very soon. I want to encourage continue your great job, have a nice afternoon!

  37. Hey! Do you use Twitter? I’d like to follow you if that would be okay.

    I’m absolutely enjoying your blog and look forward to new updates.

  38. Hey there I am so happy I found your web site, I
    really found you by mistake, while I was researching on Bing for something
    else, Nonetheless I am here now and would just like to say many thanks for
    a remarkable post and a all round exciting blog (I also love
    the theme/design), I don’t have time to go through it all at the minute
    but I have bookmarked it and also added your RSS feeds, so when I have
    time I will be back to read much more, Please do
    keep up the awesome work.

  39. Fine way of describing, and fastidious paragraph to take facts
    concerning my presentation focus, which i am going to deliver in academy.

  40. Highly energetic blog, I enjoyed that a lot. Will there
    be a part 2?

  41. I like what you guys are up too. Such clever work
    and coverage! Keep up the fantastic works guys I’ve added you guys
    to my personal blogroll.

  42. Just desire to say your article is as amazing.
    The clearness on your publish is simply cool and that i can assume you’re a
    professional in this subject. Fine along with your permission allow me to snatch your feed to keep updated with drawing close post.
    Thank you a million and please continue the enjoyable work.

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.

Powered by WordPress and MagTheme