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Guns N' Roses artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music

Interviews & Profiles

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June 26, 2007 Bryan Ferry and others have long attempted to reinvent the songs of Bob Dylan.

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Discover Songs

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November 24, 2008 Now that Guns N' Roses' long-awaited album is finally in stores, does it live up to expectations?

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Twisted Sister

September 2, 2008 Were the 1980s the worst years for music, or the most brilliant?

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News

Izzy Stradlin, Axl Rose, Slash and Steven Adler of Guns N' Roses, performing in California in 1986.

April 13, 2012 Guns N' Roses and the Red Hot Chili Peppers each grew out of the 1980s clash of punk and hair metal.

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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominee Chaka Khan onstage in London in 1985.

September 28, 2011 Hear our favorite song by each of the 15 performers up for induction in 2012.

Metalachi

February 1, 2011 What does Mariachi legend Antonio Aguilar have in common with Judas Priest? Ask the band Metalachi.

Hook; credit: Renato Guerreiro / flickr.com

October 15, 2010 What is a song's "hook?" It's that part that sticks in your mind -- whether you want it to or not.

Reviews

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November 24, 2008 Now that Guns N' Roses' long-awaited album is finally in stores, does it live up to expectations?

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November 6, 2008 Fourteen years in the making, Chinese Democracy faces a wide range of expectations.

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Chinese Democracy

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  • Album: Chinese Democracy
  • Artist: Guns N' Roses
  • Label: Geffen
  • Released: 2008
 

Dylanesque

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  • Album: Dylanesque
  • Artist: Bryan Ferry
 

Bob Dylan's Greatest Hits, Vol. 3

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  • Artist: Bob Dylan
 

Use Your Illusion I

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  • Album: Use Your Illusion I
  • Artist: Guns 'N Roses
 

Greatest Hits

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  • Album: Greatest Hits
  • Artist: Wyclef Jean
 

1967-1970

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  • Album: 1967-1970
  • Artist: The Beatles
  • Label: Capitol
 

A Rush of Blood to the Head

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  • Artist: Coldplay
  • Label: Capitol
  • Released: 2009
 

Appetite for Destruction

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  • Album: Appetite for Destruction
  • Artist: Guns N' Roses
  • Label: Geffen
  • Released: 1987
 

Blueprint 3

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  • Album: Blueprint 3
  • Artist: Jay-Z
  • Label: Roc Nation
  • Released: 2009
 

Writer's Block

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  • Album: Writer's Block
  • Artist: Peter Bjorn & John
  • Label: Wichita
  • Released: 2006
 

Raising Hell

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  • Album: Raising Hell
  • Artist: Run DMC And Aerosmith
  • Released: 1986
 

Urban Hymns [Bonus Track]

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  • Album: Urban Hymns [Bonus Track]
  • Artist: The Verve
  • Label: Virgin
  • Released: 1997