GUNS N' ROSES Bassist Says All Music For 'Chinese Democracy' Is Done

GUNS N' ROSES bassist Tommy Stinson was interviewed on Q104.3, New York's only classic rock station, Sunday night (Jan. 30). A brief portion of the interview covering the group's long-awaited new album, "Chinese Democracy", follows:

Q: Where are the... Are the tracks pretty much done and they're just trying to find a date to release or there're a few more things to do?

Tommy Stinson: "The artwork, all those little things like that, getting all the, you know... The particulars, the little bits done..."

Q: Right

Tommy Stinson: "... so they can actually get a release date and put it out."

Q: So the music is done?

Tommy Stinson: "The music's done!"

Q: Oh, okay.

Tommy Stinson: "It's been done... For a while."

Regarding the 2002 tour Tommy says: "There was a problem with the promoting aspect of that tour... They pulled the plug on it and I can't really go into it."

He adds that "it wasn't our fault" and also "His [Axl's] slate and our slate is clean."

An MP3 file containing the GUNS N' ROSES portion of the interview can be downloaded at (2.72 MB).

(Thanks: Here Today... Gone to Hell)


Posted in: News


To comment on a BLABBERMOUTH.NET story or review, you must be logged in to an active personal account on Facebook. Once you're logged in, you will be able to comment. User comments or postings do not reflect the viewpoint of BLABBERMOUTH.NET and BLABBERMOUTH.NET does not endorse, or guarantee the accuracy of, any user comment. To report spam or any abusive, obscene, defamatory, racist, homophobic or threatening comments, or anything that may violate any applicable laws, use the "Report to Facebook" and "Mark as spam" links that appear next to the comments themselves. To do so, click the downward arrow on the top-right corner of the Facebook comment (the arrow is invisible until you roll over it) and select the appropriate action. You can also send an e-mail to blabbermouthinbox(@) with pertinent details. BLABBERMOUTH.NET reserves the right to "hide" comments that may be considered offensive, illegal or inappropriate and to "ban" users that violate the site's Terms Of Service. Hidden comments will still appear to the user and to the user's Facebook friends. If a new comment is published from a "banned" user or contains a blacklisted word, this comment will automatically have limited visibility (the "banned" user's comments will only be visible to the user and the user's Facebook friends).