Monday, March 21, 2011

Guns N’ Roses confirmed for Rock In Rio

They’re baaaaack.

Guns N’ Roses have officially been confirmed for this year's Rock In Rio festival, happening September 23 - October 2 in "The City Of Rock" in Olympic Park, Barra da Tijuca/Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

GNR will headline the closing night on October 2.

Vastly different versions of GNR played at the second and third editions of Rock In Rio, in 1991 and 2001, respectively.

Also scheduled to perform at this year's festival are Metallica, Motorhead, Slipknot, Red Hot Chili Peppers and more.

Tickets are on sale now at the Rock in Rio official web site here.

Guns Guns N' Roses

Guns N’ Roses – Sweet Child O’ Mine
Rock In Rio II - January 23, 1991

See also:

Guns N’ Roses: $20 Million lawsuit against Activision goes to trial in January
VIDEO: Guns N’ Roses - Duff joins Steven Adler in London
RUMOR: Guns N’ Roses North American tour dates
Guns N Roses: Activision lawsuit docs online
Guns N Roses: Axl Rose sues Activision for $20 million