Even the reviews of the album that have been surfacing wasn’t enough to convince me Chinese Democracy actually existed, but the fact that you can stream the whole thing at the band’s MySpace page right now finally proves definitively that Chinese Democracy is real.
Obviously, there’s an enormously long (and comical) back-story to the entire album that you may or may not be familiar with, so here’s a link
to Music Radar
’s list of 33 Insane Facts about Chinese Democracy
that covers everything you need to know about the album (wolf puppies, band break-ups, dudes with chicken buckets for hats, a $13 million price tag).