Slash Denies Rumors That Guns N’ Roses Will Contribute To New Terminator Soundtrack
Last week, everyone squealed in joy at the rumor that Guns N’ Roses would contribute a song to the soundtrack of the new Terminator film. This is in part because, hey, new G’N’R tunes, but also because it’s a throwback to the band’s track You Could Be Mine appearing in Terminator 2: Judgment Day (remember, when John Connors rides off with Budnick on the back of his dirt bike?). However, now we can all join in a chorus of ‘AW!’, as Slash has denied that Guns N’ Roses will contribute to the new Terminator movie.
In an interview with TruckNation, the guitarist put the rumor to rest, saying, “There’s nothing in the Terminator movie. These rumors, they take off and then they get a life of their own. And you can’t reel them in. They just sort of get tossed around in the wind. Anyway, there’s nothing in there, in that.”
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According to Slash, the band’s focus is on their upcoming North American tour.
“We’re just doing this one run [of shows] in the States and a couple of dates in Mexico end of this month into November,” said Slash. “And so that’s it for Guns for now. And I think we have something coming up in March as far as touring is concerned. Obviously, everybody knows that we’re working on new material, which is really exciting…”
You can listen to the whole thing here:
Obviously, this is somewhat of a bummer, even if the rumor was short-lived. But the good news is, Guns N’ Roses are on tour this fall, and you can catch them live at one of the following dates:
25 Charlotte, NC – Spectrum Center (feat. Shooter Jennings)
28 Louisville, KY – Louder Than Life Festival
01 Jacksonville, FL – Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena (feat. Shooter Jennings)
04 Austin, TX – Austin City Limits Music Festival
07 Wichita, KS – Intrust Bank Arena (feat. Bishop Gunn)
11 Austin, TX – Austin City Limits Music Festival
13 Manchester, TN – Exit 111 Festival
15 Lincoln, NE – Pinnacle Bank Arena (feat. Blackberry Smoke)
18 Guadalajara, MEX – Estadio Jalisco
20 Tijuana, MEX – Estadio Caliente
23 Oklahoma City, OK – Chesapeake Energy Arena (feat. Tyler Bryant & The Shakedown)
25 New Orleans, LA – Voodoo Music Festival
29 Salt Lake City, UT – Vivint Smart Home Arena (feat. Tyler Bryant &The Shakedown)
01 Las Vegas, NV – Colosseum At Caesars Palace (feat. Dirty Honey)
02 Las Vegas, NV – Colosseum At Caesars Palace (feat. Dirty Honey)
Guns N’ Roses are kicking off their upcoming U.S. in Los Angeles at a 5,000-cap venue.
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