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2013.05.28 - House of Blues, Houston, USA

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2013.05.28 - House of Blues, Houston, USA

Post by Soulmonster on Tue May 28, 2013 6:46 pm


May 28, 2013 - House of Blues, Houston, USA
Setlist:
01. Chinese Democracy
02. Welcome to the Jungle
03. It's So Easy
04. Mr. Brownstone
05. Estranged
06. Better
07. Rocket Queen
Richard's guitar solo
08. Live And Let Die
09. This I Love
Dizzy's piano solo (No Quarter)
10. Catcher In The Rye
11. You Could Be Mine
Dj's guitar solo (Mi Amor)
12. Sweet Child O' Mine
Jam (Another Brick In The Wall)
13. November Rain
14. Objectify
15. Don't Cry
16. Knockin' On Heaven's Door
17. Nightrain
ENCORE:
18. Patience
19. The Seeker
20. Paradise City

Date:
2012.05.28.

Venue:
House of Blues.

Location:
Houston, TX, USA.

Line-up:
Axl Rose: Vocals and piano
Richard Fortus: Rhythm guitar
Bumblefoot: Lead guitar
Dj Ashba: Lead guitar
Tommy Stinson: Bass
Frank Ferrer: Drums
Dizzy Reed: Keyboards
Chris Pitman: Keyboards.

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Next concert: 2013.05.29.
Previous concert: 2013.05.26.


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Re: 2013.05.28 - House of Blues, Houston, USA

Post by Uli on Tue May 28, 2013 9:18 pm

Rare pic of Katarina Benzova working her angle on this classic finish of LIVE AND LET DIE from House of Blues Houston



From GNR Facebook:
"Thank you Houston, Texas! Good night House of Blues Houston"

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Re: 2013.05.28 - House of Blues, Houston, USA

Post by Soulmonster on Tue May 28, 2013 9:56 pm

I love that concert hall.
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Re: 2013.05.28 - House of Blues, Houston, USA

Post by puddledumpling on Wed May 29, 2013 1:09 pm

I would love to see/hear GNR in a music hall like this.
There aren't many left near me - or they are gentrified for high brow performances which isn't rock concerts like GNR.
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Re: 2013.05.28 - House of Blues, Houston, USA

Post by Soulmonster on Thu May 30, 2013 10:01 pm

UPDATED: Guns N' Roses at House of Blues, 5/28/2013
By Nathan Smith Wed., May 29 2013 at 9:00 AM
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Categories: Aftermath, Last Night, Mostly Metal


UPDATED: Rocks Off just got off the phone with someone in the GN'R camp, who told us it was she who pulled our credentials, and that Axl had not even read our post from earlier Tuesday. So there it is.

An aging has-been milking the nostalgia circuit for a few last, big paydays. A petty dictator running out a squad of mercenary ringers onstage every night and calling it Guns N' Roses. For the more cynical observers among us, that's kind of been the rap on Axl Rose for quite a few years now: The Guns N' Roses of 2013 isn't a band, it's a business, with W. Axl Rose as its unquestionable president and CEO.

But that's not the truth. Certainly not the whole truth, anyway. To Axl Rose, Guns N' Roses has never been about business. It's personal. Yesterday, I found out just how personal.

On Tuesday morning, Rocks Off published a blog entry I wrote exploring the backgrounds of the modern-day Gunners who would be backing up Axl at the House of Blues later that evening. I wrote it because, like many fans, I didn't know much about them, and I wanted to have some idea about who I'd be seeing and hearing at the gig.

Along the way, I took a few jabs at Axl and the gang. I happen to think that they were pretty tame, and that the tone of the piece was all in fun. Not everyone agreed. Specifically, Guns N' Roses' camp did not agree. They (and by "they," I'm pretty sure we're talking about one guy in particular, here) took it personally. And so, they decided to revoke the Houston Press' media credentials to cover Tuesday night's GN'R concert.

Dick move? You decide. Had it been any other band, that probably would have been the end of it. But Guns N' Roses is personal for me, too. The group was in its creative peak just as I was beginning to explore music for the first time growing up. Their songs' dangerous mystique and their videos' lavish vision captured my imagination as a boy, and I've never quite gotten over it.

In short, seeing Guns N' Roses play live was on my bucket list, and even if the original band is gone for good, surely the 2013 version still has some of the old spark left. I wanted to experience it for myself, whether Axl wanted me to or not.

So I logged on to StubHub and bought a ticket. To quote a famous man, "Suck on that."

I wasn't the only one psyched to see GN'R. The show was sold out, even with general-admission tickets selling for $133. Just as excited to be in attendance were the men of Venomous Maximus, the local kings of occult metal, who were tabbed to open for Guns. Beginning with the first note of "Path of Doom," Venomous instantly filled the venue with its heavy, rollicking sound, making no effort to hide their glee at sharing a stage with one of rock and roll's most legendary bands.

It's no easy task opening for Guns N' Roses, but Venomous Maximus played fearlessly. Some folks dug 'em, some folks hated 'em and some folks ignored them. That's the gig when you're jerking the curtain. With any luck, they'll get to abuse that big, loud HOB sound system again very soon.

Once Venomous departed, the waiting began. The wondering began. Would Guns N' Roses show up on time? Would Axl sound good? And if one or more of those things didn't happen, would a riot break out?

That was all put to rest fairly early, with the band hitting the stage promptly at 10:30 p.m. As if that wasn't enough of a clue that this wasn't the GN'R of old, the group opened with the title track to Chinese Democracy. Good song. The band sounded tight and focused. The crowd looked happy but confused.

That confusion turned into elation quick when Axl and crew roared into "Welcome to the Jungle" next. This was the shit people had paid to hear. It was immediately followed by "It's So Easy" and "Mr. Brownstone," two more indelible cuts from Appetite for Destruction. The audience rattled and shook ecstatically, pumping their fists in the air and hoisting their phones to capture snapshots and video.

What did they see through those digital viewfinders? Well, a band that looked a lot different from its original incarnation -- including the lead singer. At 51 years old, Rose isn't exactly cute anymore, and his lung capacity ain't quite what it used to be.

But he's hardly unrecognizable, either. Even mostly hidden behind a pair of shades and a collection of wide-brimmed hats, Axl Rose has still got the rock and roll mystique that made him famous. The stage moves are still there, too, even if they're a little slower and more subtle these days. He didn't say much to the audience, but he didn't need to, either.

The singer looked and sounded entirely in his comfort zone on "Estranged," a personal favorite of mine from Use Your Illusion II. In the song's quieter moments, Rose dropped the gravel from his voice entirely, crooning softly and sweetly. Whether that was by necessity or design, it worked. In total command, he sounded vulnerable without being weak.

It was obvious that a great deal of his confidence flowed from the musicians surrounding him. They didn't much resemble the guys that fascinated me on MTV decades ago, but they sure as shit sounded like them. Led by the triple-guitar attack of Ron "Bumblefoot" Thal, DJ Ashba and Richard Fortus, the Guns N' Roses of 2013 is a well-oiled machine, drilled to precision and unfettered by the drugs and drama that helped end the original group's run.

What's more, they looked like they were having a hell of a lot of fun up there. Belying his public reputation as a bit of an egomaniacal control freak, Rose never hesitated to share the spotligt with his bandmates. Everybody got a turn to take a featured solo, and while Ashba and Fortus didn't quite make us forget Slash and Izzy, they didn't make us miss them, either.

It's taken quite a few years for Rose to assemble a group that he trusted to deliver his musical vision, but it was obvious on Tuesday that he'd done it. These guys were not simply hired hands. Fortus, Dizzy Reed, Tommy Stinson and the others were shown a great deal of respect and deference onstage by their ostensible employer.

Together, they pumped out hit after hit. "Sweet Child." "Patience." "November Rain." The audience ate each of them up. In spite of a few hiccups here and there, Axl's voice held up well throughout a solid, two-hours-plus set. By the time the group closed the evening with "Paradise City," he sounded a little tired, but the crowd was singing along so loudly that it didn't matter.

I was singing along, too. Was I pissed that Guns N' Roses tried to stop me from covering a rock show in my own fuckin' city? Yeah. But I decided not to take it personally. Life, I find, is a lot more fun that way.

Personal Bias: Let's just skip this one.

The Crowd: Over 30, white, with big money to blow on concert tickets.

Overhead In the Crowd: Non-stop chatter and chit-chat. Highly annoying.

Random Notebook Dump: Security was tighter than I've ever seen it at House of Blues on Tuesday. Women had their purses searched; men had to turn out their pockets. Pat-downs for everybody. Were they checking for weapons or cameras, Axl?
Source: http://blogs.houstonpress.com/rocks/2013/05/guns_n_roses_house_of_blues.php

Interesting review.
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Re: 2013.05.28 - House of Blues, Houston, USA

Post by puddledumpling on Fri May 31, 2013 2:18 pm

Agreed - interesting besides bitchy. I wanted to see the blog posting that allegedly resulted in the press credentials being pulled before the show. It took a while to access. I'd like to re-post it credited in here for the purposes of education and consciousness raising.....


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http://blogs.houstonpress.com/rocks/2013/05/guns_n_roses_members.php
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Question: Who the Hell Is Even In Guns N' Roses Nowadays?
By Nathan Smith Tue., May 28 2013 at 10:00 AM
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Does this man have a name?

Tonight, Guns N' Roses plays what's being billed as an "intimate" performance at House of Blues. From our perspective here at Rocks Off, that's a good thing. The opportunity to get close enough to W. Axl Rose to check carefully for plastic surgery scars is one many longtime fans never dared dream of, and the sound at HOB is pretty consistently excellent. We're looking forward to it.
Still, the choice of venue came as a bit of a surprise. Just a couple of years ago, the band was playing Toyota Center. Despite their origins in the seedy clubs of L.A.'s sunset strip, GNR has been a stadium-rock band through and through since the late '80s. If you can remember seeing Axl wail in a venue of this size before, congratulations, you're one hell of a rock and roll survivor.
Is Guns N' Roses no longer able to fill up a major U.S. arena anymore? It's hard to imagine, but only the promoters know for sure. But if their drawing power is on the wane, however, a big part of the problem might be that the group has gone through quite a few lineup changes in the past 25 years. Original members Slash and Duff haven't played a show with Axl since 1993, and even Buckethead, probably the most famous of the 21st-century replacements, has been gone for nearly a decade.

So who the hell is even in Guns N' Roses these days, anyway?

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"Who cares?" would be the understandably smug response. For many fans, it's still Slash and Izzy or nothin'. But the simple truth is, Slash ain't walking through that door. That's a hard truth, perhaps, but no harder than this one: the new guys are pretty fucking good. Now that the current lineup has stabilized a bit in recent years, it's probably safe to start actually getting to know them a little.
To jumpstart the process of beginning to see the non-Axl members of Guns N' Roses as something other than faceless hacks and hired, er, guns, here's a handy guide to the capable musicians who will be furiously bashing out "Paradise City" tonight:


Dizzy Reed, keyboards

The Guns N' Roses member who has logged the most hours in the group outside of Axl is keyboardist Dizzy Reed, who came aboard in 1990 to do some recording on the band's Use Your Illusion albums. He's managed to hang on ever since, humbly tickling the ivories, singing backup and generally knowing his role in a band that gradually came to be completely dominated by Axl Rose.
However, Reed has remained cool with his ex-bandmates too, contributing to albums by former Gunners Duff McKagan, Slash and Gilby Clarke. In a band filled with infighting, drugs and all-around drama, Reed has served as GN'R's Mr. Reliable for a couple of decades now.


Ron "Bumblefoot" Thal, lead guitar

From relative obscurity to the lead-guitar slot in Guns N' Roses: probably not a difficult decision for axeslinger Ron Thal back in 2006. After the departure of Buckethead, the man known (or, perhaps, unknown) as "Bumblefoot" came recommended by guitar god Joe Satriani, and Axl evidently liked what he heard. He's been involved with the band ever since.

Thal recorded licks on parts of Chinese Democracy, one of a number of guys who were called in to fill Slash's snakeskin boots for the long-delayed album. Now he's playing gigs all over the world with GNR, performing the same solos that he used to play years ago in front of small bar crowds with his cover band, Leonard Nimoy. Not a bad upgrade.

DJ Ashba, also lead guitar
Wouldn't surprise us if Slash occasionally has a chuckle over the fact that Axl hired two guys to replace him in Guns N' Roses: one to fill his shoes, and another to fill his hat. DJ Ashba would be the latter. In 2009, he replaced guitarist Robin Finck, who left GN'R to rejoin Nine Inch Nails. For those keeping score, that makes him the newest member of the band.
Ashba arrived already armed with L.A. cock-rock bonafides, however, having served time in BulletBoys, Beautiful Creatures and Sixx:A.M. He also wrote much of Motley Crue's 2008 album, Saints of Los Angeles. Axl apparently didn't begrudge him that paycheck, despite his early-'90s feud with Vince Neil and company.
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Richard Fortus, guitar

Yep, another guitarist! Richard Fortus scored big in 2000, when the talented six-stringer was asked to join the reunited Psychedelic Furs after playing in the band Love Spit Love with the Furs' leader, Richard Butler. He scored even bigger the following year when he was asked to join Guns N' Roses, replacing some guy named Paul Tobias.
In his spare time, we guess, Fortus plays with the band the Dead Daisies, which opened for Aerosmith on a recent Australian tour. The group's debut single, "Lock N Load," just so happens to feature Slash on guitar. Awkward.

Tommy Stinson, bass

Tommy Stinson was the bassist in the Replacements, a band that just about invented alternative rock back when Guns N' Roses was still going through a can or two of White Rain every day. If you're familiar at all with the Replacements, you know that makes him just about the coolest guy in the band.
He's been holding down the low end for Guns since 1998, giving him one of the longest tenures in the group's history. His playing is notably featured on "Oh My God," GN'R's first single of the post-Slash-Izzy-Duff era, released in '99.

Chris Pitman, utility infielder

Like Stinson, keyboardist (yes, another one) Chris Pitman also joined Guns N' Roses back in 1998 and played on every track of Chinese Democracy. Pitman has served as something of a utility man for the band, contributing bass lines and backup vocals in addition to his keyboard work. A longtime studio musician and Tool associate, he has also toured with Maynard and the gang and played with groups featuring Tool members such as the Replicants, Lusk and ZAUM.
He's also apparently done some work with the excellent '90s alt-rockers Failure, which totally counts in his favor.


Frank Ferrer, drums

Frank Ferrer joined Guns N' Roses in 2006. He's the drummer, which has traditionally been the least interesting and/or essential member of Guns N' Roses. He also plays in Psychedelic Furs with Richard Fortus. That's about all your need to know about this guy.
Oh, and he's also performed with Doro Pesch and Tool, so... righteous?

[yes, this is how the blog ends]
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Re: 2013.05.28 - House of Blues, Houston, USA

Post by Soulmonster on Fri Jun 07, 2013 6:24 am

Guns N’ Roses – House of Blues, Houston TX 5/28/13
June 7, 2013 by Leslie Michele Derrough in Concert Reviews

After a humongous world tour and a month-long over-the-top residency in Las Vegas, how does Guns N’ Roses possibly top what they have just done? It’s quite simple, actually. Something probably no one but the band even thought of: strip it all down by cutting out the props, the dancers, the mega-watt lights and the endless stage acreage. So what you have left is a bare bones band focusing on the music, tuna-canned inside an over-packed, hot box of a venue, and just letting loose.

Guns N’ Roses have left vanity at the hotel lobby door and jumped feet first into the swirling, sweaty whirlpool of what it used to feel like when a hungry young band was playing balls-to-the-wall live music for anybody who would listen. The Houston show was a prime example of what they were hoping to achieve before taking a break to perhaps rest.

This is the Guns N’ Roses that fans love to see. Don’t give us dancing girls, give us raucous power chords that are as nasty as that unwashed stripper pole they dismantled after Vegas. Give us a bass player who can snarl with believable attitude and a drummer whose pure ferociousness echoes from one side of the room to the other. And top it all off with a charismatic lead singer who can singe the hair in your nostrils by hitting that one high note. Guns N Roses were in the house and they weren’t pussy-footing around.

Opening with the title track from their unfairly vilified 2008 Chinese Democracy, you could tell almost immediately there was something a little different about this GNR show. Not only was the stage a smidgen of what they were used to running around on but the lightshow spectacle was toned down and the all-out vibe was much lighter. The intimacy these changes provided was probably the best thing Guns could have done, sparking one of the best shows they have performed in a long time. The purity of the music was magical and the players honed into something special. Hence, a deeper, more emotional “This I Love” and a slowed down, swampy yet sad Bumblefoot guitar intro to “Don’t Cry;” add in a haunting Dizzy Reed “No Quarter,” a somber acoustic guitar punch by Richard Fortus and Ron Bumblefoot Thal opening into “Patience,” and Axl Rose summoning the piano-led spirit of Elton John before easing into the megahit “November Rain.” Moves like these brought a more emotional connection to their audience than any other songs they would play that night.

For those in the crowd who wanted to rock out, the GNR catalog was spinning in full force with a bitingly rebellious “Welcome To The Jungle,” “You Could Be Mine” running at a demonic full speed ahead, a powerhouse “Live & Let Die” and a show-stopping, confetti spewing rendition of “Paradise City.” “Rocket Queen,” “The Seeker,” “It’s So Easy” and “Better” also kept the crowd from ever growing restless.

Whereas in Vegas, Bumblefoot stole the show with a soaring “There Was A Time” and a gnarly “Glad To Be Here” every night, Houston belonged to Tommy Stinson and Richard Fortus. Both men were full of energetic fire, raising the bar even higher than maybe we’ve ever seen before. Stinson, especially, was bringing his punk creds to the forefront, even when wearing black cat ears on his head throughout “Estranged.” “Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door” definitely belonged to Fortus, as did “Paradise City” when he was playing so hard he was virtually stripping the paint off his guitar. And when he teamed up with fellow guitar player Dj Ashba for the jam that would plow headfirst into “Nightrain,” you could feel the vibrations down to the roots of your teeth.

All that being said, if you weren’t there and you’ve been patiently reading through this article for a mention of the red-headed man from Indiana, your time has come. How did Axl Rose really sound? In all honesty, Rose still has plenty of life left in his vocal chords; that’s a fact. A couple of times he sounded a bit winded but overall his performance, especially when he reached down deeper to make a song hum with more of an emotional punch a la on “Patience,” “Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door” and “This I Love,” was spirited, saucy and memorable. It would have been incredible if he had slipped in for a few verses during Reed’s cover of the Zeppelin classic “No Quarter” and a few bars of Elton John’s “Someone Saved My Life Tonight.”

But he also showed a side of himself that many seem to want to believe doesn’t exist. Rose has a sense of fun that he shows not often enough during a show. But in Houston, he was spotted smiling, playfully bumping into his brothers-in-arms, jokingly introducing Richard with “Fortus or forget us” and telling Stinson he loved his cat ears. This side of Rose is fun to watch and it’s good to see it coming out more and more.

Coming in from different states across the country to catch GNR in their short nine city run before taking a little touring time off, fans were lined up as far as the eye could see. One man traveled double-digit hours to get here, others just drove across town. Now that this short run from Rocklahoma to New York is about to end this weekend, some of the Gunners will be spending a little time working on other projects while also “focusing on the next record,” Fortus said as I sat down with him for a short chat before the Houston show to find out what he has going on for the summer.

The first thing on his agenda will be meeting up with his bandmates in The Compulsions, a raw punk-flavored rock band led by Rob Carlyle and featuring ex-Hanoi Rocks bassist Sami Yaffa and GNR drummer Frank Ferrer. Having released a kick ass record last spring called Beat The Devil that contained mostly tunes they have had in their arsenal for years, they will be reconvening next week in New York to whip up some new songs.

“It’s a fun band,” Fortus says with a smile. “Rob’s got a few new tunes and he and I will also be writing together.” When I asked Fortus why he enjoyed playing with The Compulsions, he explained that, “It’s a great group of musicians. Also, nothing is over-thought. It’s what rock n’ roll should be – spontaneous, emotional and fun.”

On June 29th, Fortus will be stepping even further back into his past when he hooks up with Pale Divine for a so-called reunion show at The Pageant in St Louis.

“It was my very first band. I had lots of hair,” Fortus admits with a laugh. “I was in that band when I was fifteen and that’s when we started. We signed with Atlantic Records, put out a record called Straight To Goodbye, which was very telling, and we toured opening for the Psychedelic Furs. And then I started playing with the Furs.”

As Fortus explained in our first interview last spring, Pale Divine “were a big deal in the mid-west, we had a big cult following. It was like very alternative music; well, what they called alternative at the time, like college rock. We played all over the mid-west and had a big following and signed with Atlantic and toured opening for the Psychedelic Furs. Then I ended up playing with the Furs while we were on tour with them. After that tour, I’d been having a lot of problems with the singer in my band, and Richard Butler, the singer for the Furs, asked if I’d come up to New York and write a record with him for a solo record. We ended up making it a band because he felt that it wouldn’t be fair to call it a solo project since what I did was an equal thing. So we ended up starting a band called Love Spit Love.”

But probably the most exciting thing coming up for Fortus is playing the Uproar Festival tour with the band The Dead Daisies. Just announced on Tuesday, they will join Alice In Chains, Jane’s Addiction, Duff McKagan’s band Walking Papers, Coheed & Cambria, Danko Jones and other performers as they cross North America hitting amphitheaters from August through mid-September.

“I received a call from Charley Drayton. He’s one of the greatest musicians I’ve ever come in contact with and when he asks me to be involved with something, if it is at all possible, I will do it. Every time I work with Charley, I know that I will walk away a better musician.” Continued Fortus, “I have a lot of friends on that tour: Perry from Jane’s, the AIC guys, Duff, Danko, etc. It’s gonna be a blast! It’s sort of a dream-band situation. Jon Stevens is such an amazing singer and then you’ve got Marco Mendoza, who is one of my favorite bass players, and of course, Dizzy Reed, who will be joining us on this next tour, as well as my good friend David Lowy on guitar. It’s a very classic sounding band and is just so much fun to be a part of.”

Fortus also hopes to do some recording with them in the future. “With the caliber of players involved, writing and recording is going to be super easy and fun.”

The Dead Daisies recently did a jaunt through Australia opening for Aerosmith. “It was great,” Fortus says with a gleam in his eyes. “Aerosmith are still so great. I mean, they sound fantastic, they’re playing better than ever, they look great. It was so cool. I grew up listening to them. When I was a kid they were like the biggest band in the world. In 1976, 1977, they were huge. Them and Queen and I worshiped them. Like, I remember staring for hours at the inside of Live: Bootleg with all those photos and Joe Perry with the guitar across his back and playing one. It was just so cool to hang out and talk. I played through his whole rig. It was really fun.”

“I started playing violin when I was four, and drums as well. So that was always like my major passion,” Fortus told me previously regarding his love for playing music. And he always enjoys sharing a story from his past.

With his father having been an owner of a company that built guitars, Fortus was lucky to meet some of the music world’s most popular players. Before having to run off and get ready for the show in Houston, he told me about meeting Yes.

“I must have been twelve,” Fortus says, “and I was a huge Yes fan and I would go with the guys that worked for my dad, who would bring the guys guitars and made them instruments. In fact, the guitar that I grew up playing, that I really learned how to play on, there were two of them made: Steve Howe had one and I had the other. That guitar got stolen out of my friend’s apartment in New York but I got to do soundcheck with them. Everybody did it but Rick Wakeman. But everybody else had kids my age, like Chris and Steve. But they were all like super happy to see a kid, you know. It was fun. They were really nice to me and I got to play on Alan White’s kit.”

With so much on his plate, it doesn’t look like Fortus will be using his time off to soak up some sun on a sandy summer beach. The pull of playing rock & roll is just too strong.
Source: http://www.glidemagazine.com/36290/guns-n-roses-house-of-blues-houston-tx-52813/
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Post by puddledumpling on Fri Jun 07, 2013 8:42 am

Great news to me re. upcoming activity in the Compulsions camp.

The first thing on his agenda will be meeting up with his bandmates in The Compulsions, a raw punk-flavored rock band led by Rob Carlyle and featuring ex-Hanoi Rocks bassist Sami Yaffa and GNR drummer Frank Ferrer. Having released a kick ass record last spring called Beat The Devil that contained mostly tunes they have had in their arsenal for years, they will be reconvening next week in New York to whip up some new songs.

“It’s a fun band,” Fortus says with a smile. “Rob’s got a few new tunes and he and I will also be writing together.” When I asked Fortus why he enjoyed playing with The Compulsions, he explained that, “It’s a great group of musicians. Also, nothing is over-thought. It’s what rock n’ roll should be – spontaneous, emotional and fun.”


And, I've got two tickets to Uproar fest intending to see/hear Walking Papers and am so psyched that Dead Daisies have been added to the roster of bands for the fest. As a subscriber to Dead Daisies YouTube channel I just received free download of their Man Overboard EP which is excellent.

Looks like the American music press representatives are being shaken down and the boys are being separated out from the men - Thank you Glide Magazine.
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Re: 2013.05.28 - House of Blues, Houston, USA

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