Guns N’ Roses just got nominated for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, which begs the question: What the heck will Axl Rose wear when he inevitably takes the stage at the April 2012 coronation? One of the most successful rock acts ever, GN’R could get into the Hall on its musical merits alone, but the contributions of the GN’R’s style icon frontman makes the band a near lock. And by style icon, we mean, who else could pull off an American flag jacket, spandex, tattoos, jewelry and high tops and not look totally ridiculous? Yes, Axl was more than just a bandana and a massively talented band. Click on for more of W. Axl Rose’s gnarliest looks.
Axl gave the bandana a break in favor of a pilot’s hat, aviators and boots. It even says “Rad” on the sign.
Who says you can’t accessorize with Jim Beam?
M-I-C K-E-Y M-O-U-S-E.
No, this is not the third Nelson brother.
Notice the handlebar mustache matches the hat.