Guns N’ Roses have had a long and storied career, creating as much controversy as the have adulation. Regardless of what you may think of them, there’s no doubt that they are one of the greatest out and out rock bands of all time. Their 1987 album, Appetite For Destruction, is a landmark release, and their ’90s singles such as November Rain, You Could Be Mine, and Don’t Cry really capture the zeitgeist of the era when rock music officially became a commercial success.
While Axl Rose was flying the GNR flag for many years and released the divisive album, The Chinese Democracy, the thought of the original line up reuniting seemed like a pipe dream. That changed in 2016 when Rose was rejoined by iconic guitarist, Slash, and bass player Duff McKagan for the Not In This Lifetime tour, which saw rejuvenated Guns N’ Roses perform critically acclaimed shows across North America and beyond.
We recently picked up an excellent Guns N’ Roses collection, which we have complied a video for below, and along with a few key highlights from the collection. Be sure to also check out our full Guns N’ Roses catalogue for more rarities and collectables.
Nightrain: Rare 1986 Japanese promotional only wide centred vinyl 7″, also including Reckless Life, with a custom red & white robot picture insert with lyrics on the reverse. The sleeve displays minimal wear or age whilst the vinyl shows little signs of play, an outstanding example.
Destruction, Lies: The Road To Illusion: 1992 German limited edition> box set including Appetite For Destruction CD, Lies CD, exclusive November Rain 12″ picture disc and GNR poster with band pictures & Euro tour dates,all in 12″x 12″ picture box. This example remains factory sealed from new and remains in mint condition.
Use Your Illusion I & II: Original 1991 UK issue TWO album Four vinyl LP set pressed in Germany for the UK & European market, including the singles Live And Let Die, Don’t Cry & November Rain, Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door, Civil War, You Could Be Mine, Yesterdays & Pretty Tied Up. Each album comes housed in their own original stickered single pocket picture sleeve complete with original picture/lyric inners. Both sleeves have some minor storage marks without any tears or spits. Both sleeves display minimal wear wear whilst the vinyl displays little evidence of play, a fantastic sent.
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