Yup, it’s finally happening! The band behind the rocking hits Welcome To The Jungle, Sweet-Child-o-Mine, and November Rain are set to play for one night only (and for the first time) in South Africa. As part of their Not In This Lifetime tour, Guns ‘n Roses are set to take over FNB Stadium on Thursday, 29 November 2018. The Not In This Lifetime tour marks the first time that the original line-up has gone on tour since the band’s 1993 Use Your Illusion Tour. The titles cromes from a 2012 interview conducted with lead singer Axl Rose when asked if the original lineup will ever perform together again, Rose relied “not in this lifetime…”.
Good news for Discovery card holders! The Pre-Sale for members starts Tuesday 5 June 2018 at 09:00. Head to the Discovery wesbsite for more information. Ticket sales to the general public will go on sale from Thursday, 7 June 2018 at 08:00 from Big Concerts and Computicket.
To get you excited, here’s Gun ‘n Roses performing Velvet Underground’s Slither on the 2018 leg of the tour in Berlin. Guns N’ Roses’ trek through Europe continues throughout the (northern hemispheric) summer before jumping to Southeast Asia by autumn. After that G ‘n R will be heading to Johannesburg. But until then G ‘n R have something exciting up their sleeves. On 29 June 2018, the band will release a massive reissue celebrating the 30th anniversary of their Appetite for Destruction… you’re welcome.
By Shawn Greyling