Profile Guns N ‘Roses
August 22, 2009 1 Comment
Guns N ‘Roses
Guns N ‘Roses get sound combined hard rock / heavy metal style of Led Zeppelin and Aerosmith with beautiful blues and country style of Rolling Stones. At the end of the era of hair metal 80an where bands play simple music on the sweet faces, Guns N ‘Roses to play rock music the complex and “ugly”, and remove the face-face sweet berdandanan from the rock stage. Bad attitude that they resent proyeksikan but won many fans that the mass is very large. Danger of disturbance in concert they create their nickname “the most dangerous band in the world.” With the music trends that lead to hip hop, Guns N ‘Roses is the band’s legendary rock & roll past.
Band was formed in 1985 in Los Angeles by vocalist Axl Rose, guitarist Tracii Guns, guitarist Izzy Stradlin, bassist Ole Beich (later replaced Duff McKagan) and drummer Rob Gardner. The name is taken from a combination of two bands that they play before – Hollywood Rose and LA Guns. When Tracii Guns and Rob Gardner berhadangan come to a show in Seattle, take Rose guitarist Slash and drummer Steven Adler’s new him know to join. The next year, Slash and Adler and join the official formation membentukkan Guns N ‘Roses the most famous.
Band menendatangani contract with Geffen Records and the debut album Appetite for Destruction was released in August 1987. When released, the single “Welcome to the Jungle” less attractive, but after Geffen Records boss David Geffen call MTV to request additional time delivery, “Welcome to the Jungle” in request-ongoing. Second single, “Sweet Child of Mine,” getting heavy radio and MTV well and become a smash hit. “Welcome to the Jungle” and then released back when “Paradise City” show, the album has reached no. 1 owing to a successful tour. Both the “Welcome to the Jungle,” “Sweet Child O ‘Mine” and “Paradise City” into a third-tiganya top 10 single. To date, Appetite for Destruction has sold 20 million units and become more terlaris debut album throughout the period. Cover album original illustration Surreal end there is a rape. After diprotes, design and replaced the unit terlanjur goods sold to be collections of rare.
1988, Guns N ‘Roses were invited to appear on the Monster of Rock Festival at Castle Donington, UK with Megadeth, KISS and Iron Maiden. While Guns N ‘Roses appears on stage, 100,000 spectators started pushing forward and jump up to two spectators terinjak dead. Band game forward because they do not know the incident. Guns N ‘Roses became stars in the festival’s incredible.
Behavior of members of the band is always the media attention. McKagan, Slash and Adler often seen intoxicated above and below the stage. Slash and McKagan appearing even in the American Music Awards-style and say the word drunk rough. Geffen Records, they ask for improved behavior. Rose also threaten the band will disband if they continue to drunk and drug mengonsumsi the weight.
That year they also released EP GN ‘R Lies, which is half of the album is a live recording of the EP Live? * @ Like a Suicide which was released in 1986 and halve again contains acoustic songs.
1990, Guns N ‘Roses back to the studio to record a new album that berambisi large. Sessi during recording, drummer Steven Adler is not able to perform its duties due to Cocaine and heroin addicted and the ax. Position replaced Matt Sorum, drummer The Cult. It’s the same, Dizzy Reed KEYBOARDIST entry as full members. Band recording enough material for an album ganda, but then decided the release Use Your Illusion I and Use Your Illusion II individually. 1991, Use Your Illusion I ascended to the position 2 in the charts and Use Your Illusion II ascended to the position 1. Following the launch of the album, the band toured for a long and successful until 1993.
In 1991, Izzy Stradlin resigned from the band because they do not match with Rose. He changed from the Los Angeles guitarist Gilby Clarke. However, after The Spaghetti Incident released, Gilby Clarke also left the band. Band and record “sympathy for the Devil” from the Rolling Stones soundtrack to the film Interview with the Vampire. Enter length friend Rose, Paul Tobias, to fill the position of Clarke. Tobias entered the solo gitarnya final mix as the song and make Slash shoulder. Slash finally out of the band in 1996 changed its position and Robin Finck. The next year, drummer Matt Sorum also the ax after a quarrel with Rose and dinyusul perginya Duff McKagan. At that time, Rose left a single member of Guns N ‘Roses.
In 1998, Axl Rose back to the studio with guitarist Robin Finck (ex Nine Inch Nails), guitarist Paul Tobias, bassist Tommy Stinson (The Replacements ex), KEYBOARDIST Dizzy Reed, drummer Josh Freese (The Vandals) and sound effect specialist Chris Pitman. In 1999 they released the song “Oh My God” soundtrack for the film End of Days. “Oh My God” functions as the planned introduction song new album Chinese Democracy, but the album is not finished kunjung and to this day have to take more than 10 years and cost 13 million U.S. dollars.
People of the avant-garde guitarist, Buckethead, join Guns N ‘Roses in concert to bertampil Las Vegas and Rock in Rio Festival in 2001. Paul Tobias left the band because of frustrating delays on the album that there is no limit and the position filled Richard Fortus (former psychedelic Furs). In 2002, the band become a headline in some festivals and concerts in Asia and Europe, and then a tour in the United States to support the Chinese Democracy. March 2004, Buckethead left the band so the band must cancel their schedule at Rock in Rio in May 2004.
February 2006, several demos Guns N ‘Roses titled “Better,” “Catcher In The Rye,” “IRS” and “There Was a Time” leak to the internet. That month as well, the band will start a tour to Europe in May to become the headline Download Festival and Rock in Rio. Before departure to Europe, the heating is done four shows in New York City, with Bumblefoot joined a lead guitarist Buckethead replace position. While in New York, Rose appeared in the Friday Night Rock radio and the Chinese Democracy will be released autumn 2006 and, along with a tour of the United States.
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