Contact Us
appetite for destruction

appetite for destruction

Geffen
Geffen
[

Double the ‘Destruction': 13 Songs That Could Have Been on Guns N’ Roses’ Debut Album

Guns N’ Roses' Appetite for Destruction remains one of the greatest, game-changing rock albums in history.

Read More

YouTube
YouTube
[

30 Years Ago: Guns N’ Roses Film Their ‘Welcome to the Jungle’ Video

On Aug. 1, 1987, Guns N' Roses stepped in front of the cameras at the shoot for the music video that would launch their incredible career.

Read More

Geffen
Geffen
[

Guns N’ Roses’ ‘Rocket Queen’ Celebrates One Friendship and Ruins Another: The Story Behind Every ‘Appetite for Destruction’ Song

Axl Rose dedicated 'Rocket Queen' to one of his early benefactors, then recorded sex with a bandmate's girl friend to complete the track.

Read More

Marc S Canter, Getty Images
Marc S Canter, Getty Images
[

Guns N’ Roses Reach Into Their Past With ‘Anything Goes': The Story Behind Every ‘Appetite for Destruction’ Song

As far as most people knew at the time, Guns N' Roses were a brand new band when they rocketed out of the L.A. underground with 'Appetite for Destruction.'

Read More

Geffen
Geffen
[

Exploring the Multifaceted Insanity of ‘You’re Crazy': The Story Behind Every ‘Appetite for Destruction’ Song

As the most popular band on the Sunset Strip in the mid-'80s, Guns N’ Roses were bound to draw their share of shady characters, hangers-on and other sorts of degenerates.

Read More

Geffen
Geffen
[

Guns N’ Roses Hit the Top With ‘Sweet Child o’ Mine': The Story Behind Every ‘Appetite for Destruction’ Song

Nothing was ever the same for Guns N' Roses after the release of "Sweet Child o' Mine."

Read More

Marc S. Canter, Getty Images
Marc S. Canter, Getty Images
[

Izzy Stradlin Takes the Lead on ‘Think About You': The Story Behind Every ‘Appetite for Destruction’ Song

Of all the songs on Appetite for Destruction, “Think About You” is either the most underrated, the album's hidden gem or just a misplaced and mediocre break from greatness.

Read More

Michelle2
[

Guns N’ Roses Find Warped Inspiration From Elton John on ‘My Michelle': The Story Behind Every ‘Appetite for Destruction’ Song

Elton John is far from the first artist anyone would think of while listening to Guns N' Roses' 'Appetite for Destruction,' but his classic early hit "Your Song" played a key role in one of its songs.

Read More

Jan Pitman, Getty Images
Jan Pitman, Getty Images
[

Guns N’ Roses’ ‘Mr. Brownstone’ Predicts a Desolate Future: The Story Behind Every ‘Appetite for Destruction’ Song

Written while in the studio recording 'Appetite for Destruction,' "Mr. Brownstone" describes Guns N' Roses' eventual descent into dope with prescient, excruciating detail.

Read More

Michael Ochs Archives, Getty Images
Michael Ochs Archives, Getty Images
[

Guns N’ Roses A&R Man Tom Zutaut Looks Back on the Making of ‘Appetite for Destruction’

Before they became one of the biggest rock bands on the planet, Guns N' Roses were just another struggling act.

Read More

Larry Busacca, Getty Images
Larry Busacca, Getty Images
[

Axl Rose Lets Paranoia Run Wild on ‘Out Ta Get Me': The Story Behind Every ‘Appetite for Destruction’ Song

From the outset, “Out ta Get Me” was the quintessential Guns N’ Roses song.

Read More

Bero Records / Cleopatra Records
Bero Records / Cleopatra Records
[

Read About the Two Outside Songwriters Who Helped Guns N’ Roses Create ‘Appetite for Destruction’

Unlike many rock acts in the late '80s, Guns N' Roses didn't typically turn to material from other artists in search of hits.

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://classicrock1069.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for All Access Pass quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive All Access Pass contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.