According to TMZ, Guns N’ Roses’ bus broke doen on Interstate 10 in Fontana, CA, while on they way to pick up the band in Indio, CA. Repairs have been made, and it should be on its way. On another note, the band is facing a strict curfew for their Coachella shows. Goldenvoice says they are scheduled to play from 10:30PM to 12:50 AM and that they have to be done by 1:00 AM.
Guns N’ Roses, featuring classic members Axl Rose, Slash, and Duff McKagan, are set to perform at the 2016 Coachella Music And Arts Festival. The festival will take place April 15-17 and April 22-24, in Indio, California, and Guns N’ Roses will perform on April 16 and April 23. The band is also reportedly planning a full North American tour, but that is not confirmed at this time.
UPDATE: The band has since issued the following press release:
“Upholding a three-decade tradition of breaking ground, creating trends, and forever changing the face of rock ‘n’ roll, Guns N’ Roses announce the most significant and anxiously awaited musical event of this century. Founder Axl Rose and former members Slash and Duff McKagan will regroup to headline the Coachella Music & Arts Festival (April 15-17 & April 22-24)—as announced last night!
For months, critics and audiences alike have generated immense excitement and speculation over the possible regrouping of the iconic line-up. The April performances will mark the first time since 1993 the Gunners will share the stage for what is certain to be an explosive event. For more information please visit http://www.gunsnroses.com.
Following the group’s 1985 formation, Guns N’ Roses injected unbridled, unrivaled, and unstoppable attitude into the burgeoning Los Angeles rock scene. The spirit went on to captivate the entire world with the release of their 1987 debut ‘Appetite for Destruction’ –the best-selling U.S. debut ever, moving 30 million copies globally. In 1991, the seven-time platinum ‘Use Your Illusion I’ and ‘Use Your Illusion II’ occupied the top two spots of the Billboard Top 200 upon release. Over the course of the past decade, Guns N’ Roses have performed sold out shows and headlined festivals worldwide following the critically acclaimed release of 2008’s RIAA platinum-certified ‘Chinese Democracy.’ Six studio albums later, Guns N’ Roses are one of the most important and influential acts in music history and continue to set the benchmark for live performances connecting with millions of fans across the globe.”
According to Billboard, Guns N’ Roses is reportedly set to reunite for the 2016 Coachella Music & Arts Festival in Indio, California, which is set to take place on April 15-17 and April 22-24. The band is also supposedly planning to perform at about 25 football stadiums throughout North America in the summer, including a show at the new Las Vegas Arena, which will be open for business on April 6. As far as pricing goes, the band is reportedly asking for $3 million per show, and tickets are expected to “top out” at $250-$275.
After many rumors and speculations, AC/DC have officially been announced as one of the headliners at the Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival. The band will perform on April 10 and April 17. These are their first confirmed North American performances on the Rock Or Bust tour. Coachella will take place over two weekends: April 10-12, and April 17-19, in Indio, California.
According to Hits Daily Double, AC/DC have been booked to perform at the 57th Grammy’s on February 8, at the Staples Center, in Los Angeles, CA. This rumor comes after another source claimed the band would be headlining Coachella, in April. There has been no official announcements yet, so fans will have to wait and see.