Looks like Axl is finally getting ready to roll out his new band....


GUNS N' ROSES, SLIPKNOT Confirmed For UK's READING, LEEDS Festivals - Apr. 29, 2002

GUNS N' ROSES and SLIPKNOT have reportedly been confirmed for the UK's Reading and Leeds festivals, which are scheduled to take place between Friday, August 23rd and Sunday, August 25th.

Although the full line-up will not be officially announced until later today, NME has reported that FOO FIGHTERS will be another headliner at the festival, playing both the Leeds and Reading legs.

GUNS N' ROSES are also rumored to appear at the Pukkelpop festival in Belgium, which is scheduled to take place between August 22nd and August 24th.

.......In related news, the current issue of Spin magazine reports that current GUNS N' ROSES guitarist "Buckethead insisted that a human-size chicken coup be constructed in the band's recording area. Apparently the chicken-man wanted to lay down his umpteenth Chinese Democracy guitar tracks from inside the wire pen."