Guns N' Roses have announced who is to take the place of guitarist Robin Finck who recently returned to play with Nine Inch Nails on their upcoming summer tour.

DJ Ashba will take over on guitar as well as songwriting duties and has said "It's an honor to have the opportunity to be a part of a band that I have always loved and respected." Meanwhile, Axl Rose called Ashba a "gifted, energetic guitarist that Guns N' Roses is proud to have on board!"