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Happy birthday, Rob Affuso

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Rob Affuso

Rob Affuso

Happy birthday, Rob Affuso...
Born Robert James Affuso on March 1 1963 in Newburgh, New York, US, Rob Affuso is a drummer. He is best known as the former drummer of Skid Row.
In 1985, he met Dave Sabo while auditioning for Bon Jovi.
He joined Skid Row in 1987 (classic lineup (1987-1996): Sebastian Bach (lead vocals), Dave Sabo (lead and rhythm guitars), Scotti Hill (rhythm and lead guitars), Rachel Bolan (bass), Rob Affuso (drums)).
He played on the albums Skid Row (1989), Slave to the Grind (1991), B-Side Ourselves (1992), Subhuman Race (1995) and Subhuman Beings on Tour (1995).
In 1993, he played on the songs Swamp Song and Fuck You on Duff McKagan's solo album Believe in Me.
In 1994, he played on Gilby Clarke's solo album Pawnshop Guitars.
In 1998, with singer Shawn McCabe, guitarists Dave Sabo and Scotti Hill and bassist Rachel Bolan, he played in the band Ozone Monday.
He didn't participate in Skid Row's 1999 reunion. He didn't want to reunite without Sebastian Bach.
In 2002, he played onstage with Skid Row.
On August 25 2011, he performed I Remember You live with Sebastian Bach.
To conclude, we wish a happy birthday and years of rock to Rob Affuso!

Rob Affuso, Skid Row - Live At M3 Rock Festival (2012)

Rob Affuso, Skid Row - Live At M3 Rock Festival (2012)

Rob Affuso (2009)

Rob Affuso (2009)

[french version :
Joyeux anniversaire, Rob Affuso ...
Né Robert James Affuso le 1 mars 1963 à Newburgh, New York, US, Rob Affuso est un batteur. Il est plus connu en tant qu'ancien batteur de Skid Row.
En 1985, il rencontre Dave Sabo lors d'une audition pour Bon Jovi.
Il rejoint Skid Row en 1987 (lineup classique (1987-1996) : Sebastian Bach (chant), Dave Sabo (lead guitare et guitare rythmique), Scotti Hill (guitare rythmique et lead guitare), Rachel Bolan (basse), Rob Affuso (batterie)).
Il joue sur les albums Skid Row (1989), Slave to the Grind (1991), B-Side Ourselves (1992), Subhuman Race (1995) et Subhuman Beings on Tour (1995).
En 1993, il joue sur les chansons Swamp Song et Fuck You sur l'album solo de Duff McKagan Believe in Me.
En 1994, il joue sur l'album solo de Gilby Clarke Pawnshop Guitars.
En 1998, avec le chanteur Shawn McCabe, les guitaristes Dave Sabo et Scotti Hill et le bassiste Rachel Bolan, il joue dans le groupe Ozone Monday.
En 1999, il refuse de participer à la réunion de Skid Row. Il ne veut pas jouer avec le groupe sans Sebastian Bach.
En 2002, il joue en concert avec Skid Row.
Le 25 août 2011, il joue I Remember You en concert avec Sebastian Bach.
Pour conclure, nous souhaitons un heureux anniversaire et des années de rock à Rob Affuso !]

Rob Affuso (Skid Row) and fan

Rob Affuso (Skid Row) and fan

Rob Affuso (Skid Row) and fan in London

Rob Affuso (Skid Row) and fan in London

Rob Affuso and Sebastian Bach, Skid Row

Rob Affuso and Sebastian Bach, Skid Row

Rob Affuso, Skid Row

Rob Affuso, Skid Row

Rob Affuso, Skid Row

Rob Affuso, Skid Row

Rob Affuso, Skid Row

Rob Affuso, Skid Row

Rob Affuso, Sebastian Bach and Dave Sabo (Skid Row)

Rob Affuso, Sebastian Bach and Dave Sabo (Skid Row)

Rob Affuso, Skid Row

Rob Affuso, Skid Row

Rob Affuso and Steven Adler

Rob Affuso and Steven Adler

Rob Affuso, Skid Row in the nineties - credit: Getty/Mick Hutson

Rob Affuso, Skid Row in the nineties - credit: Getty/Mick Hutson

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