Axl Rose Thanks Dave Grohl For Lending Him His Throne After Foot Injury
11 April 2016, 12:44
The Foo Fighters frontman lent the Guns N' Roses singer the same throne he used after breaking his leg on tour.
Axl Rose has thanked Dave Grohl after borrowing his throne to play his Las Vegas gigs this weekend.
The Guns N' Roses frontman broke his foot when slipping on-stage, suffering a similar fate to the Foo Fighters singer who broke his leg on sttage last year.
After Grohl lent him his "rock throne", the Welcome To The Jungle singer took to Twitter to thank the nicest man in rock, writing that it made "all the difference up there".
HUGE THANK YOU to Dave Grohl for the use of his rock Throne! An amazing gesture!Words rn't enough!! Makes all the difference up there!— Axl Rose (@axlrose) April 10, 2016
According to Blabbermouth Rose also told the crowd at their Las Vegas show on Friday 8 April: "I wanna thank Dave Grohl for this; it was very nice of him. I've got nothing to do with this."
Watch Axl Rose performing on Grohl's throne below:
The Guns N' Roses frontman previously informed fans that he'd fractured "fifth metatarsal," posting a video from his foot doctor on Twitter.
Watch it below:
This is what can happen when you do something you haven't done in nearly over 23 years,"Internal Fixation" (ง'̀-'́)ง https://t.co/jFTz3MQw82— Axl Rose (@axlrose) April 8, 2016
Meanwhile, the Paradise City frontman is reportedly set to fill in for AC/DC's Brian Johnson on tour, following advice he should stop touring or risk "total hearing loss".
Atlanta DJ Jason Bailey, claimed a very reliable source told him it was "all but a done deal" for Rose to replace the Geordie singer but rumours intensified when Rose and the Back In Black band were reportedly spotted leaving the same studio.
The "classic" Guns N' Roses lineup with will continue their dates at Las Vegas, before playing Coachella on Saturday 16 April.