Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Guns N' Roses Confirmed for Reading and Leeds

The Sun
Guns N' Roses will headline this year's Reading and Leeds Festival, alongside Arcade Fire and Blink 182.

The American trio will each close one night of the three-day event, which takes place on August 27-29 and rotates between the two sites.

They will be supported by a reformed Libertines, rapper Dizzee Rascal, chart-topping rock band Paramore, Biffy Clyro and Queens of the Stone Age.

Although legendary rockers Guns N' Roses are still fronted by Axl Rose the rest of the original line-up - including guitarist Slash - will NOT be performing. They have been replaced by a completely new band.

The gig will mark GN'R's first ever Reading appearance, although they headlined the Leeds leg in 2002.


April 1 - Quito, Ecuador
April 4 - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
April 7 - Panama City, Panama
April 9 - San Jose, Costa Rica
April 11 - San Salvador, El Salvador
April 13 - Guatemala City, Guatemala
April 15 - San Juan, Puerto Rico

June 5 - Helsinki, Finland
June 12 - Norje, Sweden

August 27 - Reading, UK
August 29 - Leeds, UK

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