- Main instrument: Rhythm guitar
- Previous instrument: Drums
- Real name: Jeffrey Isbell
- Born: April 8, 1962
- Hometown: Lafayette, Indiana
- Height: 5 feet, 11 inches
- Favorite song: "(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction"
by the Rolling Stones
- Highest grade completed: 12th, in 1979 with a D average
- First concert: David Cassidy
- Bands before GN'R include: Naughty Women (a punk band), the
Babysitters, the Atoms, Shire, A X L, Rose, Hollywood Rose and London
- Quit GN'R: November 7, 1991
- Other interests: Racing
- Publishing title : Treader Tunes
- Other: Made several guest appreances with GN'R during their 2006 tours.