Matt Sorum Talks Guns N' Roses Reunion

Guns N' Roses

Former Guns N' Roses drummer Matt Sorum revealed that they he learned about the reunion of Axl Rose, Duff McKagan and Slash just like the fans did, via the media.

Sorum was a member of the band during their "Use Your Illusion" era, replacing original drummer Steven Adler, and went on to cofound the group Velvet Revolver with Slash and McKagan but was not asked to be part of the reunion.

During an interview with Loudwire Nights, Sorum was asked when he heard that the reunion was taking place. He responded, "Probably about when everybody else did.

"I was in the band Hollywood Vampires there for a minute. So it was kind of around that time. That's basically what happened. And then it just went the way it went. And life goes on."

He also said, "I look at my time in that band as well spent. It can never really be reimagined or replaced, that experience in my life. And I give a lot of credit to my career going forward because of that experience. Because I guess when you go down the list of bands that I've played with, there've been many.

"Some people prefer maybe The Cult over GN'R. If I run into a fan on the street, the might love me for The Cult, or there's a lot of people that maybe weren't as much into GN'R but loved Velvet Revolver because it was maybe more of a modern rock band that came... In 2004, we were formed. So it's not that long ago."

Related Stories

Guns N' Roses And Stevie Wonder Mashup Gets Charity Cover

Slash Frustrated Guns N' Roses Not Touring

Guns N' Roses Offshoot Hookers & Blow Stream David Bowie Cover

Slash Working On New Guns N' Roses Music

Guns N' Roses' Offshoot Hookers & Blow To Release David Bowie Cover

Guns N' Roses Share Performance Videos From Festival

Metallica's Lars Reflects On Guns N' Roses Camaraderie

Former Guns N' Roses Star Unplugs For New Covers

Guns N' Roses Offshoot Cover Rolling Stones Classic

Guns N' Roses Launch Reunion Tour Video Series

More Guns N' Roses News

Share this article

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Pin it Share on Reddit email this article



Follow Us: Facebook Twitter Feeds

Contact Us - Privacy - antiMusic Email - Why we are antiMusic

Copyright© 1998 - 2020 Iconoclast Entertainment Group All rights reserved.

Please click here for legal restrictions and terms of use applicable to this site. Use of this site signifies your agreement to the terms of use.