Bryan Rolli is an Austin-based music journalist and musician. His work has appeared in Forbes, Billboard, Consequence of Sound, the Daily Dot and more. He's still lobbying for Warrant's 'Dog Eat Dog' to get the respect it deserves.
How a Backstage Brawl Inspired Guns N’ Roses’ ‘Shotgun Blues’
Axl Rose took aim at Vince Neil on the scorching 'Use Your Illusion II' track.
When Axl Rose Went Ballistic on the Press in ‘Get in the Ring’
Venomous 'Use Your Illusion II' track nearly ended one rock journalist's career.
Guns N’ Roses Kissed Their Past Goodbye on ‘Yesterdays’
They split the difference here between their debut's rancorous blues rock, and the high-brow art-rock of their new double album.
Why Elvis Costello’s Career Was ‘Written in the Stars': Premiere
Singer-songwriter reflects on career and guitar techniques in new Audible 'Words + Music' episode.
Kiss Vetoed Working With Van Halen to Rein in Gene Simmons
"We were trying to hold Gene in check," Paul Stanley says in new Eddie Van Halen biography.
Nicko McBrain Explains Why Iron Maiden Need Such Long Songs
Drummer discusses band's new "masterpiece" of an album, 'Senjutsu.'
Steve Vai Announces Sprawling 2022 U.S. Tour
Guitar virtuoso has new studio album in the works, too.
Jefferson Airplane’s ‘White Rabbit’ Stars in New ‘Matrix’ Trailer
Psych-rock classic has several connections to beloved film series.
How a Grisly Murder Inspired Guns N’ Roses’ ‘Double Talkin’ Jive’
The song's opening lyric — "Found a head and an arm in the garbage can" — was based on a real event.
John Corabi Squashes Vince Neil Replacement Rumors
Former singer is "not even remotely interested" in rejoining the band.