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Duff McKagan

Duff McKagan

Though the bulk of his work on 15 studio albums has been as a member of Guns N’ Roses and Velvet Revolver, Duff McKagan hasn’t limited himself to those bands. He released a 1993 solo effort, and took part in a series of projects with Neurotic Outsiders, Loaded and Walking Papers, too. McKagan has also worked with Iggy Pop and Sebastian Bach, as well as on solo LPs by various members of GNR. Velvet Underground featured alumni from GNR and Stone Temple Pilots; the Neurotic Outsiders also included members of Guns N’ Roses, the Sex Pistols and Duran Duran. McKagan’s tours with Kings of Chaos led to collaborations with a string of others, even as McKagan began occasionally sitting in with Guns N’ Roses, with whom he recorded five albums between 1987-93.

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Mike Coppola / Samir Hussein, Getty Images

Hear Comedian Bill Burr Talk About the Night Slash and Duff McKagan Surprised Him Onstage

Most of us will never know what we'd do if we found ourselves onstage with a couple of Guns N' Roses alumni, but we're pretty sure we wouldn't handle it anywhere near as well as comedian Bill Burr.

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Theo Wargo, Getty Images

Duff McKagan 101: Everything You Need to Know About Guns N’ Roses’ Founding Bassist

We take a look at what Duff McKagan has done since leaving Guns N' Roses.

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K. Mazur, Getty Images

The Story of Slash and Duff McKagan’s Last Guns N’ Roses Show

When Slash and Duff McKagan walked offstage following Guns N' Roses' July 17, 1993, concert in Buenos Aires, they had no idea it would be their last gig with the band they helped make famous.

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Andrew H. Walker / Theo Wargo / Ethan Miller, Getty Images

Billy Idol, Duff McKagan and Dave Navarro Lead All-Star ‘Rhonda’s Kiss’ Cancer Benefit Concert

Billy Idol, Dave Navarro and Guns N' Roses alumni Duff McKagan, Gilby Clarke and Josh Freese are among the scheduled participants in an upcoming concert to benefit the Rhonda's Kiss foundation.

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Michael Loccisano, Getty Images

Watch Slash and Duff McKagan Reunite to Cover AC/DC and Play Guns N’ Roses

There's still no official indication that the latest rumors regarding a reunion of the classic Guns N' Roses lineup are anywhere close to coming true, but we know at least two former members of the band have been in touch lately.

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Frazer Harrison / Tasos Katopodis / Theo Wargo, Getty Images

Duff McKagan and Matt Sorum Join Hollywood Vampires

Two more special guests will be on stage with the Hollywood Vampires for a pair of September shows, as Guns N' Roses vets Matt Sorum and Duff McKagan assume rhythm-section duties.

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Theo Wargo / Rick Diamond, Getty Images

Duff McKagan and Izzy Stradlin Are Working on a New Album

Former Guns N' Roses bandmates Duff McKagan and Izzy Stradlin are reportedly in the studio together.

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Enter to Win a Duff McKagan Fender Precision Bass and ‘How to Be a Man’ Prize Pack

We're giving away a Duff McKagan Signature Precision Bass and a copy of his new book.

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YouTube

Duff McKagan Explains Why He’d Invite Adolf Hitler to Dinner

Duff McKagan has given thousands of interviews over the course of his career, but his recent visit to Nights with Alice Cooper probably produced one of his most memorable conversations.

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YouTube

Duff McKagan Shares Touring Travel Tips for Musicians

Duff McKagan's number one piece of advice for staying sane on the road has to do with going Number Two.

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