Ex-GN' R Bassist Offers Solo LP

Former Guns n' Roses bassist Duff McKagan will release his second solo LP, Beautiful Disease, Jan. 26. Guests on the record include former Gun members guitarists Izzy Stradlin and Slash. Canadian-expatriate producer Noel Golden (Sammy Hagar, Dakota Moon) mans the boards. Songs on the album include McKagan's take on the Guns n' Roses split, "Who's to Blame," as well as "Seattle Head," "Superman" and "Mezz."