Tracii Guns (born on January 20, 1966) is an American guitarist best known as the founder of the glam metal group L.A. Guns and the hard rock supergroup Brides of Destruction (with Nikki Sixx of Mötley Crüe). He was also involved in the formation of Guns N' Roses (the merger between L.A. Guns and Axl Rose's Hollywood Rose) however he left the group and was replaced by Slash, while the other L.A. Guns left and were replaced also.