Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Guitarist Kevin Lawrence, Axl Rose bandmate in Rapidfire, dies at the age of 51


Kevin Lawrence, the founding guitarist with Axl Rose of Rapidfire died at the age of 51.


The band said in a statement: "To all friends, fans and supporters of Kevin Lawrence and his band, Rapidfire, Kevin loved you all. He was constantly inspired by your interest, your enthusiasm and your encouragement. He was as genuine a person as can be, uniquely creative and insatiably imaginative. He was also an extremely generous and good natured man, truly caring for his loyal friends and his beloved dogs. Fearlessly, Kevin did always what he wanted to do, to the end. He was a true rock'n'roller. He leaves us with his giant grin, encouraging us all to give the rest of the world a giant, extended middle finger."


To all Friends, Fans and Supporters of Kevin Lawrence and his band, Rapidfire,Kevin loved you all. He was constantly...
Posted by Rapidfire 1983 on Saturday, January 16, 2016