Adler (band)

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Origin Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Genres Hard rock
Years active 2011–2016
Labels New Ocean Media
Associated acts Adler's Appetite, Guns N' Roses, Lynam
Website Official website
Members Steven Adler
Jacob Bunton
Johnny Martin
Lonny Paul

Adler was an American rock band from Los Angeles, California, formed in 2011 by original/former Guns N' Roses drummer Steven Adler. The band was formed following the dissolution of Adler's previous band, Adler's Appetite, and consisted of Adler along with current Lynam and former Mars Electric vocalist/guitarist Jacob Bunton, guitarist Lonny Paul (now also of Lynam), and former L.A. Guns bassist Johnny Martin.


The band was formed in 2011 after the dissolution of Adler's previous band Adler's Appetite. Their first album, Back From the Dead, was released November 26, 2012 via New Ocean Media.[1] An American tour was initiated early in 2013, with a European tour scheduled for the fall of that year. However, Steven Adler entered rehabilitation in May 2013, putting the tour on hold.During an interview, Jacob Bunton said that their producer Jeff Pilson "is like a 5th member of the band, he's brought out so much and help channel the songs",[2] and "he brings so much to the table as a producer, a member and a bassist, he has the same passion that he has been performing into the studio".[3] Steven Adler has said "My goal is to take this band into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 25 years, I want to be a part of a team, like the Rolling Stones, Aerosmith, or Rush. These guys are buddies and love making music together, it's cool to be part of a gang".[4] In early 2017, Steven Adler declared that he have no intentions to continue with the band, that have been inactive for several months.


  • Steven Adler – drums, percussion
  • Jacob Bunton – lead vocals, guitars, mandolin, keyboards, piano
  • Johnny Martin – bass, vocals
  • Lonny Paul – guitars, vocals



  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-03-26. Retrieved 2013-12-25. 
  2. ^ "Adler breathes new life into Rock 'n Roll! - Music Junkie Press". Music Junkie Press. Retrieved 2015-11-20. 
  3. ^ "Interview: Adler's Jacob Bunton and Lonny Paul Discuss New Album, 'Back From the Dead'". Guitar World. Retrieved 2015-11-20. 
  4. ^ "Guns N' Roses' Steven Adler, New LP 'Back From the Dead'". Rolling Stone. Retrieved 2015-11-20. 

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