Guns N' Roses Announces Surprise L.A. Club Show: Axl, Duff & Slash to Reunite Early

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Axl Rose of Guns N' Roses performs at The Joint inside the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino during the opening night of the band's second residency, "Guns N' Roses - An Evening of Destruction. No Trickery!" on May 21, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nev.  

The reunited “classic" Guns N’ Roses lineup will kick off its 2016 reunion with a just announced undersell show tonight (April 1) at Los Angeles’ Troubadour nightclub.

The band broke the momentous news today with a spur-of the-moment announcement via press release. Axl Rose, Slash and Duff McKagan will join forces in a matter of hours tonight at the 500-capacity venue that helped kick-start the band’s career. 

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According to the official statement, “limited tickets” will go on sale today at 12 p.m. local time at Gibson Brands on 8801 Sunset Boulevard. Each lucky fan will have the opportunity to purchase one wristband for the “retro” price of $10, which will grant admission to the show. A display of Guns N’ Roses memorabilia (including attire, awards and original artwork) will be set up at the former Tower Records location for fans to check out while in queue for wristbands. Doors for the show are 10 p.m. local time. 

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The band’s exclusive merchandiser, Bravado, is running a pop-up shop on site, where fans can purchase items commemorating the comeback. 

The L.A. show arrives in advance of six previously confirmed 2016 dates, lead by an April 8 concert at Las Vegas' T-Mobile Arena. GnR is also slated to play Coachella 2016.


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