Guitarist, Songwriter, Record Producer, Singer, Composer, Pianist, Bassist
Gilbert "Gilby" Clarke (born August 17, 1962, in Cleveland, Ohio) is an American guitarist and record producer best known for a 3-year tenure as the rhythm guitarist of Guns N' Roses, replacing Izzy Stradlin in 1991 during the Use Your Illusion Tour. Following his departure from...Wikipedia
Born: 17th August, 1962, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Height: 5' 9" (175 cm)
Claim to Fame: Guns N' Roses
Former GUNS N' ROSES Guitarists GILBY CLARKE And SLASH To Join Forces For South American Shows
January 8, 2015
Former GUNS N' ROSES guitarist Gilby Clarke will open for another ex-GN'R axeman, Slash, for five shows in South America in March.
The dates can be seen in the poster below.
Clarke joined GUNS N' ROSES in November 1991, replacing Izzy Stradlin, who quit the group in the middle of a 28-month world tour. Gilby has also played with ROCKSTAR SUPERNOVA, HEART, NANCY SINATRA, Kathy Valentine (of THE GO-GO'S) and the reformed MC5 on... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 2 weeks ago
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Gilby Clarke announces Canadian tour
Former Guns N’ Roses guitarist Gilby Clarke has announced dates for a CAandian tour this fall.
The 3-week, 12-show trek starts September 3rd in Windsor, Ontario.
Clarke recently released a new video for his 1994 track, “Tijuana Jail”, to mark the song’s 20th anniversary.
The video for the tune, which originally appeared on Clarke’s solo debut album, “Pawnshop Guitars”, was directed by Rocco Guarino.
The original album features the distinction of having... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 5 months ago
AEROSMITH, ZZ TOP, CHEAP TRICK, Ex-GUNS N' ROSES Members To Tour South Africa As KINGS OF CHAOS
August 21, 2014
KINGS OF CHAOS — the touring project featuring former and current members of AEROSMITH, GUNS N' ROSES, ZZ TOP, CHEAP TRICK and EXTREME — will embark on another South African tour this December.
Joining returning KINGS OF CHAOS members Matt Sorum, Gilby Clarke and Duff McKagan (all of whom were formerly in GUNS N' ROSES) will be new additions Steven Tyler of AEROSMITH, Billy Gibbons of ZZ TOP, Robin Zander of CHEAP TRICK and Nuno... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 5 months ago
By Larry Getlen
May 3, 2014 | 4:49pm
During a break in Guns N’ Roses’ years-long “Use Your Illusion” tour, singer Axl Rose was at his Malibu home with his two assistants when a moth got into the house. The assistants tried shooing it out, but it refused to leave, hovering instead by Rose’s dining-room chandelier.
Fed up, Rose told his first assistant, Craig Duswalt — Rose’s life was busy enough that his assistant required his own assistant — to “keep a close eye on it.” Rose ran upstairs and returned... Read More
Posted by kitty1119 8 months ago
Former GUNS N' ROSES, MEGADETH, WHITESNAKE Members To Perform At ROCK AGAINST MS Benefit Concert
September 25, 2013
On October 17, Rock Against MS returns to the Whisky A Go Go in Hollywood, California with yet another amazing all-star lineup. On the heels of a spectacular sold-out show last March 27, the rock stars return in support of longtime friend and publicist Nancy B. Sayle. This rock-fueled concert is to help raise awareness and funding for Sayle and her new foundation benefiting those living with MS. This show will also be in loving memory of Penny... Read More
Posted by eviltwins 1 year ago
Replaced Izzy Stradlin in November 1991 as rhythm Guitarist for Guns N' Roses.
Fired from Guns N' Roses in June 1994.
If Axl was the nicest, quietest guy in the world he'd never sell any records.