Tracii Guns is a renowned American guitarist known for his significant contributions to the rock and heavy metal music scenes. He was born on January 20, 1966, in Los Angeles, California. Guns initially gained recognition as a founding member of the iconic glam metal band L.A. Guns in the 1980s. His distinctive guitar style, characterized by powerful riffs and melodic solos, played a pivotal role in shaping the band's sound and establishing them as a prominent force in the Sunset Strip music scene.

Throughout his career, Tracii Guns has been involved in several musical projects, showcasing his versatility as a guitarist. He notably a founding member of Guns and Roses and LA Guns. Additionally, he collaborated with with band such as:

  • Brides of Destruction w/Nikki Sixx
  • Devil City Angels w/ Rikki Rocket and Eric Brittingham
  • Contraband w/Michael Shenker
  • Blackbird Angels w/Todd Kerns
  • Sunbomb w/ Michael Sweet

Tracii's influence on the hard rock and metal genres continues to resonate, and his enduring passion for music has solidified his status as a respected figure in the industry.

Tracii Guns' contributions extend beyond performing and recording. He has also been involved in music production and has worked with several up-and-coming bands, helping them refine their sound and find their place in the industry. His enduring commitment to music and his impressive body of work make Tracii Guns a revered figure in the world of rock and metal, and he remains an influential guitarist whose impact continues to be felt by musicians and fans alike.