View Full Version : Coming soon: In The Empire Of The Sun (CD) by Guns N’ Roses

Neil McCauley
15-01-2016, 10:01
Guns N Roses Appetite for Destruction Tour, performed across four continents to promote the band s debut album released in July 1987, was undertaken over a16-month period during which the group served as opening act for The Cult, Mötley Crüe, Alice Cooper, Iron Maiden and Aerosmith, as well as headline shows of their own. It was the only tour by Guns N Roses for which the classic lineup of Axl Rose, Slash, Izzy Stradlin, Duff McKagan and Steven Adler performed together, aside from opening four shows in LA at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum for The Rolling Stones in October 1989

The tour kicked off in the UK, the month before the release of Appetite, with Guns performing three nights at London s notorious Marquee Club. They returned to the US shortly after, and began their North American leg of the tour in Halifax, Nova Scotia, followed by another four nights in Canada. The tour, with its highs and lows, included a horrific incident back in .....