Injured Guns N' Roses Fan To Sue Axl Rose

A cordless mic thrown into the crowd by Axl Rose during the show in Perth hit the fan in the face and left him without two front teeth.

Injured Guns N' Roses Fan To Sue Axl Rose
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A Guns N' Roses fan is reportedly planning on taking legal action against the band's lead singer, Axl Rose, after the rocker threw his cordless microphone into the crowd during the opening night of Guns N' Roses' Australian tour in Perth on Saturday, hitting the fan in the face and damaging his two front teeth. Blabbermouth reports, that 39-year old Darren Wright says he was left bleeding, and wants Rose to pay his dental bills, with the tour promoter apologizing and offering a signed microphone from the musician instead. "With the bright lights and explosions, I couldn't see anything," Wright told The West Australian. "The next thing I knew, I was whacked in the mouth. I thought I had been punched. I was quite stunned and it took a few seconds to realize what was going on. I could feel bits of teeth in my mouth. Then someone is climbing through my legs to grab the microphone." He added: "I don't think [Axl] intended to do it, but it came at me at a fairly flat and hard trajectory. Those cordless microphones are not light. I'm surprised it didn't do more damage. At the very least, I want someone to pay to get my teeth fixed." Wright said a dentist told him he would have to have months of dental work costing at least AUD 5,000 (approximately $5,154). Guns N' Roses' six-date Australian headlining tour with ZZ Top and Rose Tattoo is scheduled to wrap on March 20 in Brisbane.

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    The_Locker
    He gets his teeth knocked out by a microphone so the promoter sends him a signed microphone. Brilliant.
    TheSilverBeatle
    In all fairness, a signed Axl Rose microphone might almost pay for his dental bills if sold to the right buyer.
    Stratcat70
    Isn't this coming from the same Axl that has stopped shows when people throw crap at him on stage?
    Rockeagle540
    Lol the dubs (ireland) bottled him out of it a while ago for showing up late, priceless xD
    District
    What idiot would throw a microphone into the audience? I understand you'd throw guitar picks and drum sticks, but microphones?
    Michael Stewart
    I was hit in the head by a drumstick at an all time low show by the opening band The downtown fiction. I swear, it felt like I was punched by a thin fist.
    Dhclark92
    Ive been hit by a thrown drumstick square in the forehead. Dropped to my knees in pain. It was an opening band for dropkick murphy's. Drumsticks are NOT acceptable!
    DrakeTheOne
    You probably shouldn't have tried to catch them with your face. Drummers toss sticks into the crowd all the time.
    Wisthler
    Guys help me out right here, im in a very delicate debate. Im trying to figure out who is the biggest idiot in this problem: A) Axl? because he threw a mic to the audiense knowing that he was going to hit someone... or B) The tour manager? Because offering the fan the same object that just broke his teeth, signed by the person who threw it, is the best solution to the problem right....
    frehley freak
    Axl Rose is always the biggest idiot. always.
    itmustbejesus
    Give me a break I'm sure he threw his mic trying to hurt someone
    Wisthler
    If you throw an object into a large crowd, in this case the crowd of a HUGE concert, is nearly obvious that you will hit someone, is common sense kid.
    DrakeTheOne
    IT is AXL FUCKING ROSE! Of course he was trying to hurt someone. He was trying to beat his last record, do you know how many people he hurt with Chinese Democracy?
    Braykah
    You get injuries worth a $5.000 to repair, and rather than paying the bill, the promoter sends you an autographed microphone as if it would undo the damage? Royal a*shole.
    cptcomet
    Please, allow me to send you the item that maimed your face, on it the name of the person who maimed your face.
    N7Crazy
    Next up: Axl Rose refuses to pay dental bill And then a ping-pong game begins in UG, always reporting the oppositions response to their opposition. This will go on until A) everyone gets really, really, really sick of it, B) It drags out with little action, or C) Both parties reach an agreement. And with this being about Axl, I think C can be pretty much immediatly dropped off the list of possibilities...
    jrodgers
    Wow. Your teeth are shattered and bleeding everytwhere, youve got over 5 grand worth of damage to your mouth, and they only offer to settle it with an autograph? I'd go after Guns N Roses for MUCH more than the 5 grand it cost me
    thes50
    Oh, you got your teeth broke by a microphone? Well, here's a free microphone.
    Z0S07657
    I've had my front teeth broken twice. This makes me cringe.
    fromzero
    Sounds like you should learn to block... Just sayin.
    Z0S07657
    Well the first time I broke my teeth because my eyes were closed and a pole hit my mouth and the second time my girlfriend kissed me.
    Danish752
    you broke your teeth from walking into a pole, i guess silly mistake. But you broke them a 2nd time because... your girlfriend kissed you?!?! how does that work?