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2 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

Which musicians will kick off the NRL Grand Final?

Former Guns N' Roses guitar god Slash and American pop-rock group Train - both of whom headline Australian music festivals in the next few months - have been picked to pump up the crowd before the NRL Grand Final on October 5. Both acts also have new albums out in the next month. Slash will release World on Fire with his band Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators next month, while Train's seventh album, Bulletproof Picasso , is due out next week.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Train, October, Picasso, Hey

Sun Sep 14, 2014

NEWS.com.au

Rock legend Slash gears up for Oz

NIALL Horan from boy band One Direction has turned 21, with the birthday messages pouring in from fans and his band mates. RITA Ora has sent out birthday love to Stella McCartney as she sat front row with her friend's dad, legend Paul McCartney, at London Fashion Week.

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Related Topix: Rita Ora, Dance, Fashion, Stella McCartney, Designers, Fashion Week, Pop/Rock, Travel, Pacific Travel, Australia Travel, Sydney, Australia Travel

Fri Sep 12, 2014

Examiner.com

Rebel Yell Flashback: Guns N' Roses Trilogy Part II - Estranged

After the albums Appetite for Destruction and Lies , Guns N Roses released two albums at the same time titled Use Your Illusion I and II. From this double release would come three intertwining videos known as 'The Trilogy'.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Wedding

Houston Press

Five More Epic '80s Tours That Deserve The Wall Treatment

Ex-Pink Floyd bandleader Roger Waters celebrated his 71st birthday in typically dramatic fashion last Saturday: he premiered a new movie at the Toronto International Film Festival.

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Related Topix: The Pink Floyd, Pink Floyd, Pop/Rock

Thu Sep 11, 2014

Billboard

Watch Exclusive The Dead Daisies Video -- Featuring Fans

Billboard is excluisvely premiering a track from The Dead Daisies , a "supergroup" of revolving members. Currently, the group feautres Jon Stevens on vocals, David Lowy on guitar, Richard Fortus on lead guitar, Marco Mendoza on bass, Dizzy Reed on keys and the new addition of Brian Tichy on drums.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

TwinCities

Ross Raihala's column: It's the Replacements. Expect the unexpected.

The best advice for folks headed to see the Replacements at Midway Stadium on Saturday night comes, ironically enough, from bassist Tommy Stinson's other band, Guns N' Roses: All you need is a little patience, mmmm yeah, just a little patience. The good news is that fans already have shown tremendous patience with the cult Minneapolis band.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Replacements, Minneapolis, MN, Theater, Arts, Music, Entertainment

Wed Sep 10, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Tour news: Slash plans NZ return on eve of new album release

Slash hopes to set the world on fire with his brand new album, and he's burning his way to New Zealand for two shows in the new year. The Guns N' Roses guitar legend talks to Chris Schulz.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, New Year's Day/Eve, Pop/Rock, Velvet Revolver

Examiner.com

Rebel Yell Flashback: Guns N' Roses Trilogy Part I - Don't Cry

After the albums Appetite for Destruction and Lies , Guns N Roses released two albums at the same time titled Use Your Illusion I and II . From this double release would come three intertwining videos known as 'The Trilogy'.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

The Chronicle Herald

Aerosmith ready to rock 'n' roll Sydney

The members of legendary Boston rock band Aerosmith will already be in a festive mood when they arrive Friday to play Cape Fest at Open Hearth Park in Sydney. On Tuesday night, the band celebrated guitarist Joe Perry's 64th birthday, during a concert streamed live from Detroit via Yahoo.

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Related Topix: Aerosmith, Pop/Rock, Brookline, MA

Wed Sep 03, 2014

WWBN-FM Burton

Slash Reacts to BBC Poll Naming 'Sweet Child o' Mine'...

A recent BBC poll named Guns N' Roses ' 'Sweet Child o' Mine' the second best guitar riff of all time and Slash has commented on the accolade, but what he said might surprise you. The legendary guitarist told Australia's Triple M station that he finds the poll "impossible to take seriously."

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

ContactMusic.com

Slash: 'I Cannot Picture An Axl Rose Reunion'

Rocker Slash has ruled out any kind of reunion with former Guns N' Roses bandmate Axl Rose , insisting he simply cannot picture a get together.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Fergie

Mon Sep 01, 2014

NorthJersey.com

Slash to open for Aerosmith at Prudential Center

Slash fans won't have to worry about seeking import versions or digital exclusives of his forthcoming new album to hear all of the renowned guitarist's latest songs.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Music, Entertainment

Ultimate-guitar.com

Guns N Roses: Greatest Hits [Reviews]

Released: Mar 23, 2004 Genre: Hard Rock Label: Geffen Number Of Tracks: 14 For this being the only Guns N' Roses greatest hits CD ever to be released in the entire twenty-eight years since their original formation, it's a lot better than you'd think it would be.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, M.Ill.Ion, Hard-Rock

Fri Aug 29, 2014

WPLR

This Day in Music History: August 29th

Trunk played the song "I.R.S." Guns N' Roses' management issued a verbal cease-and-desist order immediately.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, U2, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Shreveport, LA

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Ultimate-guitar.com

Slash Talks New 'World On Fire:' 'The Whole Process Really Started From Nothing' [News]

Nearly 30 years into his recording career, Slash has managed to retain his enthusiasm for his work.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Wed Aug 27, 2014

KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

25 Years Ago: Izzy Stradlin Pees on a Plane

Being a member of one of the biggest rock bands in the world comes with many privileges: fame, fortune, women, etc.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Billboard

Chinese Bear Bile Farms' New Nemesis: Former Guns N' Roses Drummer Matt Sorum

Drummer and animal rights activist Matt Sorum has taken up the cause of bears who've suffered years of abuse in Chinese bile farms.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Animal Rights, World News, China,

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Music-News.com

Led Zeppelin's Whole Lotta Love tops riff poll

Led Zeppelin's Whole Lotta Love has been revealed as the Greatest Guitar Riff of all time in BBC Radio 2's countdown of the Top 100 Greatest Guitar Riffs.

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Related Topix: Led Zeppelin, Pop/Rock, The White Stripes, Metal, Nirvana, Metallica, Grunge, Ac/DC

WJZW-FM Washington

Steven Tyler, Billy Gibbons Among Rock Stars Taking Part in New Kings of Chaos Tour

The hard-rock supergroup Kings of Chaos , led by former Guns N' Roses drummer Matt Sorum , will feature some high-profile additions to its lineup when it hits the road this fall for some shows in South Africa.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Cheap Trick, Extreme, South Africa, World News,

MLive.com

Ex-cop Andy Steele's arrest in Wisconsin double homicide 'hard to understand,' Saginaw friend says

The last time Andy Steele was in Saginaw County, he dressed up as singer Axl Rose and performed with his mock Guns N' Roses band before a crowd of 300 cheering people.

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Related Topix: Saginaw, MI, Saginaw County, MI, Pop/Rock

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