There’s been lots of talk about a Guns N’ Roses reunion at Coachella and all the places that Axl, Slash, and [Undetermined Band Members 3, 4 + 5] might go after playing in Indio. But GNR superfans might not have to wait that long or buy a plane ticket to see members of the group in the same room. Journalist Mitch Lafon is reporting that the band will reunite on Jimmy Kimmel Live next week.
Lafon is leading the speculation that fans should circle Jan. 6 on their calendars while making references to both Guns N’ Roses and Jimmy Kimmel on social media.
(Here’s where we point out that the first Guns N’ Roses release, Live ?!*@ Like a Suicide, came out in 1986.)
For more on a GNR reunion, check out our mini-documentary on the band’s unofficial sixth member Marc Canter. The band’s original photographer and long-time friend of Slash has been trying to get the band back together for quite a while.
Wash that down with the stories of how Guns N’ Roses nearly broke MTV…
…and a profile of the girls who kept the members of GNR from starving while they lived on the streets of Los Angeles and tried to get the band going.
(Via Alternative Nation)