Thursday, May 22, 2014

Axl Rose responds to retirement rumors

Axl Rose has issued a public response to rumors that he is retiring following the band’s newly-launched Las Vegas residency.

Tabloid/gossip site Radar Online posted a story on Wednesday claiming that they have been told by a source close to the group
that “band members have been told their calendars are free following Vegas. Axl is considering retiring and it’s done. Band members and support staff were surprised when told the news and are actively looking for work.”

Rose responded by posting a photo of himself (above) on the band’s Facebook page with the caption “I’m not going anywhere.” He also issued a comment, saying “GNR fans sure have a Radar for BS! Love you all!”

The news comes on the day GNR launched their second residency, "No Trickery! An Evening Of Destruction", at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino.

The band will play a total of nine shows between May 21 and June 7.

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