When he inevitably returns, however, it's often to speak out against President Trump and his administration.
Rose's first tweet of 2020, on February 10, was a simple image calling for President Trump's removal from the White House.
https://t.co/dBFzQDiJlI— Axl Rose (@Axl Rose) 1581347284.0
Guns N' Roses fans who follow Axl closely weren't surprised.
@axlrose Woke Axl has returned!— Guns N' Radio Podcast 🤘🎙 (@Guns N' Radio Podcast 🤘🎙) 1581347677.0
Rose has spoken out against the Trump administration in the past, decrying the President's inaccuracies and lies.
Um...actually...it’s a lack of federal funding that’s at the “root” of the purported forest mismanagement. Only a d… https://t.co/VfpNOqcjpS— Axl Rose (@Axl Rose) 1541901480.0
@axlrose I thought Appetite was the best thing ever. Instead, #wokeaxl is killing it. He’s gonna bring Trump to his… https://t.co/VtsjAWCAsx— J.M. Sisk (@J.M. Sisk) 1541912685.0
@axlrose I agree with @axlrose, but my favorite part of the tweet was the use of n’ instead of and.— John G Lobanowski (@John G Lobanowski) 1541913118.0
He once called out the Trump White House as "disgraceful."
The WH is the current US gold standard of what can be considered disgraceful.— Axl Rose (@Axl Rose) 1515105380.0
@axlrose Oh Axl, I am so happy your are tweeting again! You have been missed.— Amber Richards (@Amber Richards) 1515106973.0
Many of Rose's Twitter followers were glad to see him taking a stand against President Trump.
@axlrose I agree with you Axl, Trump is a joke, looks like a cartoon character who lives in a world of illusion, a… https://t.co/Z2itoKunVc— Luana Paula Oliveira (@Luana Paula Oliveira) 1581610289.0
@axlrose That’s right! #VeteransAgainstTrump ✊🏻🇺🇸✊🏽 https://t.co/xd29tu16sv— Dave • Another Veteran for Biden (@Dave • Another Veteran for Biden) 1581349678.0
Guns N' Roses, like many bands, have tried to get the Trump campaign to stop playing their music at rallies.
@WhiteHouse The Guns N’ Roses frontman offered his view of the situation while confirming the band have also “forma… https://t.co/0qKdeE8FKh— MAGA Impeach Trump Now (@MAGA Impeach Trump Now) 1581550939.0
Even @axlrose hates Trump. https://t.co/35hDgKqaa4— John Staudt (@John Staudt) 1581523032.0
Removing Donald Trump from the White House by electing a Democrat is an uphill battle, but Axl Rose is ready for it.
@axlrose It will take a lot to undo the damage Trump has done.— Paul Newman (@Paul Newman) 1581363752.0
@axlrose Love😍 https://t.co/4nWiN6TK9X— Fabíola Moura (@Fabíola Moura) 1581347618.0
Axl Rose...welcome to the resistance?