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Axl Will "Die" Before Guns 'N' Roses Reunion
The Quietus , February 6th, 2009 12:22

Rose rules out end to rift

Axl Rose has put paid to any hope 235 deluded fans on the internet might have had that one day Slash would rejoin Guns 'n' Roses.

Billboard reports Rose as saying "In regards to Slash, I read a desperate fan's message about, 'What if one of us were to die, and looking back I had the possibility of a reunion now'. My thoughts are, 'Yeah, and while you're at the show your baby accidentally kicks a candle and burns your house down, killing himself and the rest of your family.'

"Give me a fucking break. What's clear is that one of the two of us will die before a reunion and however sad, ugly or unfortunate anyone views it, it is how it is. Those decisions were made a long time ago and reiterated year after year by one man.

"There are acts that, once committed between individuals, they are what they are. To add insult to injury almost day after day, lapsing into year after year, for more than a decade, is a nightmare. Anyone putting his own personal entertainment above everything else is sickening."