Following the announcement last month of his Australian Tour, Ex-Guns n’ Roses drummer Steven Adler today unveiled the members of the band that will be playing alongside him to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Guns N’ Roses’ classic debut album by performing Appetite For Destruction in its entirety!
Constantine MAROULIS (Vocalist):
Constantine is a Greek-American actor and rock singer from Wyckoff, New Jersey. He was the sixth-place finalist on the fourth season of American Idol, and received a nomination for the Tony Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical for his role in Rock of Ages. He starred in the title role in Jekyll and Hyde on Broadway, for which he received a Drama League Award Nomination for a Distinguished Performance Award.
Carl RESTIVO (Rythm Guitar):
Carl Restivo is an American multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, record producer, and audio engineer. Restivo has contributed as a lead guitarist and vocalist with Wyclef Jean and the Ed Palermo Big Band, as a bassist and background vocalist with Extreme. He has performed lead vocals and/or guitar or bass with AFI, Ben Harper, Billy Idol, Cypress Hill, Dave Navarro, Deborah Harry, Flea, Iggy Pop, Jackson Browne, Jason Bonham, Jason Derulo, Jerry Cantrell, Joe Satriani, Sammy Hagar, Slash, Steve Vai, Taio Cruz, Travis Barker, Trent Reznor, and many more.
Sean McNABB (Bassist):
Sean McNabb is an American actor, Sons of Anarchy, musician/bassist and singer. At age 21, he became the bass player of the 1980s metal band Quiet Riot, replacing Chuck Wright. McNabb joined Dokken as their bassist in 2009 and was a mainstay with the band until 2014. He has also toured and recorded with House of Lords, Great White, Lynch Mob, Montrose, Queensrÿche, Jack Wagner, Don Felder, Edgar Winter, Maya, Bad Moon Rising, Rough Cutt, Burning Rain, and XYZ.
Michael THOMAS (Lead Guitar):
Michael Thomas began at the age of 12 when he picked up his first guitar and his shining career was born. This ferocious shredder has played with such bands as Faster Pussycat, Bang Tango, his own band Fastback and Beautiful Creatures. But there is so much more to this sensational artist.
This unique experience will feature a Q & A, with Steven and the one and only Adler matriarch, Deanna Adler, steadfast supporter & author of “Sweet Child of Mine: How I lost My Son to Guns N’ Roses”. During the last quarter century, Deanna Adler kept her diaries, journals, and personal letters, as well as a dozen scrapbooks and hundreds of photographs, putting them aside for safekeeping. This is your opportunity to experience the rare personal and emotive journey about raising her son, and the efforts of keeping him alive and herself sane.
THE EXPERIENCE PRESENTS
Touring May 2018
Wednesday 16th May – Discovery, DARWIN – https://goo.gl/4U8Su5
Thursday 17th May – The Gov, ADELAIDE – https://goo.gl/BhJA7S
Friday 18th May – Capitol, PERTH – https://goo.gl/mHrWz5
Saturday 19th May – The Backroom, BRISBANE – https://goo.gl/pT8JFw
Friday 25th May – 170 Russell, MELBOURNE – https://goo.gl/pGVfwm
Saturday 26th May – Max Watts, SYDNEY – https://goo.gl/NoGESb
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AUSTRALIA!! PREPARE YOUR APPETITE FOR ADLER!
Former GUNS N’ ROSES drummer & co-writer STEVEN ADLER ignites his ADLER’S APPETITE band and has today announced that he is to embark on a tour of AUSTRALIA this May. Steven and his esteemed guests will be celebrating the 30th anniversary of Guns N’ Roses’ classic debut album by performing “APPETITE FOR DESTRUCTION” in its entirety!
This unique experience will feature a Q & A, with Steven and the one and only Adler matriarch, Deanna Adler, steadfast supporter & author of “Sweet Child of Mine: How I lost My Son to Guns N’ Roses”; hosted by Melbourne’s own Cherry Bar King, James Young *. During the last quarter century, Deanna Adler kept her diaries, journals, and personal letters, as well as a dozen scrapbooks and hundreds of photographs, putting them aside for safekeeping. This is your opportunity to experience the rare personal and emotive journey about raising her son, and the efforts of keeping him alive and herself sane.
* James Young not appearing in Darwin
THE EXPERIENCE PRESENTS STEVEN ADLER
Steven Adler is an American Drummer. He is best known for being a founding member of legendary hard rock band Guns N’ Roses. After GnR he started his own band called Adler’s Appetite.
Steven Adler was born in Ohio on 22nd January, 1965. His father left his mother when he was young. He then moved with his mother to Los Angeles, California. He changed his name to Steven and adopted his step dad’s surname Adler. He is a childhood friend of Slash. Slash is a also a founding member of Guns N’ Roses.
Steven Adler and Slash started their own band Road Crew. They recruited Duff McKagan to be their Bassist in 1983. However, they couldn’t find a suitable vocal. So Slash disbanded the group. Steven Adler joined Axl Rose and Izzy Stradlin from La Guns and Road Crew band mates to form Guns N’ Roses. The band released their first
album Appetite For Destruction in 1987. The album became the highest grossing debut album till date. It holds the record till today. He was an addict and thus Axl fired him from the group. He was Replace by Matt Sorum. He then struggled with his addiction. Sometime later he started his own band Adler’s Appetite. Steven Adler was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of the classic line-up of Guns N’ Roses. He appeared on Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew Pinsky.
Steven Adler was one of the reason Guns N’ Roses became a global hit. Izzy Stradlin said that after he left their music changed a lot and the band suffered.