by Paul Cashmere, Noise11
Guns N’ Roses will tour Australia in February playing outdoor stadiums around the country.
Noise11 revealed the Melbourne date on Monday. Guns N’ Roses featuring Axl Rose, Slash, Duff McKagan and Dizzy Reed, will also play in Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth for TEG Dainty.
The tour will be the first time Rose, Slash and McKagan have played together in Australia since 1992.
According to TEG Dainty, “the band boasts 14 ARIA Top 50 singles, alongside every one of their studio releases enjoying multi-platinum accreditation. The highlights include: Appetite For Destruction 8x Platinum, Use Your Illusion 1 4x Platinum, Use Your Illusion 2 5x Platinum. The dual release of Use Your Illusion in 1991 saw the band hold the #1 and #2 place on the ARIA chart. 1993’s The Spaghetti Incident? and Chinese Democracy debuted at ARIA #1 and #3 respectively and each achieved Platinum status. Guns N’ Roses Greatest Hits achieved 8x Platinum and spent 346 weeks in the ARIA chart”.
Tickets go on sale to the general public on Friday, August 26.
- 02/07 - Brisbane - QSAC Stadium
- 02/10 - Sydney - ANZ Stadium
- 02/14 - Melbourne - The MCG
- 02/18 - Adelaide - Adelaide Oval
- 02/21 - Perth - Domain Stadium