Guns N’ Roses Share Footage From Their 2018 Download Festival Headline Set
The band’s ‘classic’ line-up featuring Axl Rose, Slash and Duff McKagan (plus Dizzy Reed, Richard Fortus, Frank Ferrer and Melissa Reese) topped the 2018 Donington bill alongside Ozzy Osbourne and Avenged Sevenfold that year, with Kerrang! labelling Guns as ‘Kings Of The Jungle’ following their mind-blowing performance on the Saturday night.
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This footage in particular features a cover of Velvet Revolver’s Slither to kick things off, with Rocket Queen, You Could Be Mine, Attitude and Sweet Child O’ Mine all following. To be fair, though, they could have selected pretty much anything from the 28-song set and it would be a thrill to relive it again…
Check it out below:
While it’s undoubtedly going to be a long while until we get to see Guns grace the stage again, there’s a chance that fans might be hearing new material one day, with Duff McKagan’s wife, Susan Holmes McKagan, recently revealing: “I will say Guns N’ Roses have been working fastidiously on some killer new stuff.
“I can’t say much, but I’ve heard bits and bobs and it’s pretty epic,” she continued. “I do want to spread good news, but not detailed news, I guess. Hopefully that’ll put a spring in your step!”
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