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Fast Facts About GUNS N' ROSES!

Renuel Fallore

Posted at November 11, 2018


Guns N’ Roses is set to take the whole Philippine Arena by storm! As you prepare to attend the massive #NotInThisLifetimeTour, here are some very interesting facts about the living legends of rock and roll!

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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 -While "Roses" is obviously for frontman Axl Rose, the "Guns" on their name is from founding guitarist Tracii Guns who left shortly after.

-"Axl Rose" is an anagram of "oral sex". His real name is William Bruce Rose Jr.

-Slash got his nickname from a family friend because he was always in a hurry.

-Guns N' Roses was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2012, the first year they were eligible.

-Guns N' Roses is the only band that debuted both at number 1 and 2 on the Billboard 200 in the same week with their Use Your Illusion albums.

-Axl Rose does a voice for the video game Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas

-Slash was mainly interested in BMX riding and even competed at a professional level, before focusing on playing the guitar.

-Early in their career, the band lived in a small apartment in Los Angeles that they called Hell House.

-Chinese Democracy cost fourteen million dollars to record, making it the most expensive album ever recorded.

-Slash has over 20 snakes as pets.

-Axl Rose is a collector of antique crucifixes. 

-During the #NotInThisLifetimeTour, the band performs song covers like “Wish You Were Here” by Pink Floyd and “Black Hole Sun” of Soundgarden.

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