Formed in Los Angeles, CA in 1983, L.A. Guns are a hard rock band consisting of Phil Lewis, Steve Riley, Kenny Kweens, and Michael Grant. The first incarnation of the group was formed by Tracii Guns in 1983 and merged with fellow Los Angeles group Hollywood Rose to form Guns N’ Roses in 1984. To date, L.A. Guns has released fifteen studio albums as well as a number of live and compilation albums.