Guns N’ Roses kicked off their long-awaited Not in This Lifetime tour by bringing their classics to the Troubadour in Los Angeles on Friday night (April 1).
G’N’R diehards were treated to the iconic band’s hits like “Welcome To The Jungle” and “Live and Let Die” as well as the reunion of lead vocalist Axl Rose and lead guitarist Slash alongside bassist Duff McKagan. The other musicians said to have been on stage include Richard Fortus on guitar, Dizzy Reed on keyboards, Frank Ferrer on drums and the band’s first female musician, Melissa Reese, according to MXDWN.com.
— Guns N’ Roses (@gunsnroses) April 1, 2016
Among the night’s star attendees for the show (announced hours before showtime on Twitter) included model/ actress Emily Ratajkowski and singer/ musician Lenny Kravitz, Eagles of Death Metal’s Jesse Hughes, Walking Dead star Norman Reedus and actor David Arquette, per Instagram. Hollywood veterans Nicolas Cage and Jim Carrey as well as songstress Lana Del Rey were reportedly in attendance.
While phones were confiscated at the door, a few concertgoers managed to sneak a few Instagram-worthy clips. A highlight reel from the show has also popped up on YouTube. Relive G’N’R’s reunion below.