|U.P.O. guitarist Chris Weber, a former bandmate of GUNS N' ROSES singer Axl Rose from from his pre-GN'R group, HOLLYWOOD ROSE, has been diagnosed with a brain tumor. Weber is scheduled to go in for brain surgery on Wednesday, November 17, according to a posting on the group's web site.
Static Multimedia interviewed Tommy in Chicago back in September. Some quotes:
Are you still committed to Guns?
I'm still committed to Guns. The record is going to come out soon?
(a burst of laughter by me)
I'll be touring behind that probably in the New Year until the cows come home.
So, it's really coming out?
Yeah, it's really coming out. I went and listened to it before I came out on the road, just so I could get my two cents in because I'm probably going to be gone when it comes out.
Wow! Really? You're going to be on tour when it comes out?
At least when they finish it up and send it off to mastering. So I had to go put my ear to it.
Has it gotten this close to mastering before?
No. This is it. It's coming in for a landing. The landing pad is near.
Read the full interview by clicking the link below.
A Rock N Roll Legend an interview with Tommy Stinson.
VR made an appearance on Sunday (14th) at the American Music Awards. They gave out the award for best pop female to Sheryl Crow.
A reminder of future VR tv appearances:
Nov 24: Velvet Revolver - Late Night w/ Conan O'Brien (NBC)
Dec 13: Velvet Revolver - Jimmey Kimmel Live (ABC)