Producer and musician who was the rhythm guitarist with Guns N' Roses for three years. He has also played with Slash's Snake Pit and with Nancy Sinatra.
He was in the rock band Candy, taking over for their original guitarist, Geoff "Rexx" Siegel.
He had a successful solo career, releasing several acclaimed albums, including The Hangover, Rubber, and Swag.
He married his wife, Daniella Clarke.
He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2012, alongside fellow Guns N' Roses bandmates Matt Sorum and Duff McKagan.