Guns n’ Roses will play the Saturday night at Download 2018, joining Ozzy Osbourne and Avenged Sevenfold as the headline acts for the June 8th – 10th event.
On the road since April 2016 and with over 100 shows under their belt Guns N’ Roses are back and coming to Download Festival after reuniting last year for the first time since 1993. Axl Rose, guitar legend Slash and original bassist Duff McKagan, plus Dizzy Reed, Richard Fortus, Frank Ferrer andMelissa Reese, have been blowing audiences away worldwide on the aptly named Not In This Lifetime Tour, and will stop by Donington on theSaturday night for their first UK Festival appearance of this line up after selling 1 million tickets across Europe in 2017 alone.
Download Festival’s Promoter, Andy Copping had this to say:
“It’s great to have this iconic line up of Guns N’ Roses headlining at Download. I am sure I am not alone when I say I have been wanting this to happen for years. It will be an incredible show and will be one of the highlights of the Download weekend!”