As you may have heard somewhere or other, Guns N’ Roses are headlining Coachella this year, bringing a lineup that reunites Axl Rose with Slash and Duff McKagan for the first time in years. We’d previously been told that Coachella would be the band’s first show with its current kinda-reunited lineup. But as it turns out, they’re going to play a couple of warmup shows in Las Vegas the week before Coachella. On Twitter, the band has announced two shows at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas; they’ll go down 4/8-9. Here’s the announcement:
— Guns N' Roses (@gunsnroses) January 19, 2016
Rose is, of course, no stranger to Vegas; his Frankensteined-together version of the band wrapped up a residency there in 2014.