Music Matters
A Place for Music Fans!

Appetite for Destruction

3 Ratings: 4.7
An album by Guns N' Roses

Guns N' Roses: W. Axl Rose (vocals, synthesizer, percussion); Slash (acoustic & electric guitars); Izzy Stradlin (guitar, background vocals, percussion); Duff "Rose" McKagan (bass, background vocals); Steven Adler (drums). Recorded … see full wiki

3 reviews about Appetite for Destruction
review by . August 16, 2012
posted in Music Matters
"Come, dowsed in mud, soaked in bleach  as I want you to be  as a trend, as a friend, as an old memory"  Grunge-era folks might recognize that particular set of lyrics from the classic Nirvana song "Come as You Are." Nirvana's song oeuvre is full of such layered metaphors, and fans battle to the death about just what any random lyric or song written by Kurt Cobain is about. They will all agree, however, that Cobain was a sensitively tortured poet or some such, and that …
review by . March 16, 2007
posted in Music Matters
Yep, that's a pretty strong statement, but it's true. When Guns N' Roses released "Appetite For Destruction," they unleashed one of the greatest albums of all time. Every single song on this album is a classic. It's a fusion of hard rock, punk, blues, and straight-up heavy metal. It's one of the few albums that got everything right. There's absolutely no filler. Axl and company managed to make an album that reflected its demographic to perfection. The entire album is about living at full speed and …
review by . June 09, 2005
posted in Music Matters
Quite simply, this was THE hard rock album of the 1980s and one of, if not THE greatest hard rock album of all time. Spot on writing in the lyrics and music, there isn't a bad track on this album and it shows the prowess of what could have been if GNR had stuck to this formula and not let artistic differences and success change the band that Guns N' Roses used to be.    If you are between 20-30 years old I am sure that you already have this album in your collection if you like …
What's your opinion on Appetite for Destruction?
3 Ratings: +4.7
You have exceeded the maximum length.
Appetite for Destruction
Label: Geffen Records (USA)
Artist: Guns N' Roses
Release Date: October 25, 1990

Related Topics
The Spaghetti Incident?

An album by Guns N' Roses


An album by Coldplay


Pop album by Kelly Clarkson

Source: Appetite for Destruction on
© 2014, LLC All Rights Reserved - Relevant reviews by real people.
Music Matters is part of the Network - Get this on your site
This is you!
Ranked #
Last login
Member since