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How Axl Rose Came To Tour With AC/DC

  • If you’ve ever wondered just how Axl Rose came to front AC/DC on tour, Duff McKagan breaks the story down in a new interview.
  • The Guns N’ Roses bassist sat with Joey Diaz for his podcast and discussed the moment the singer dropped his bombshell on the band.
  • According to McKagan, “The way Axl Rose did that was amazing. He’s like: ‘If you guys don’t mind, I’m gonna go try out [for AC/DC], they need a hand here.”
  • Both McKagan and guitarist Slash were onboard with the idea, calming Rose’s nerves with reassurances he’d get the gig.
  • What did you think of Axl Rose’s performances with AC/DC?

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