Guns N’ Roses announce Vegas shows prior to Coachella

Coachella Fest will not be the first stop on the Guns N’ Roses reunion tour.

The band announced on Tuesday it will play two shows at the new T-Mobile Arena in Vegas April 8th and 9th, one week prior to Coachella.

The concerts, described in a statement as “the very first place the world can see [GNR’s] historical return,” will be the first time Rose, Slash and McKagan have played together onstage in 23 years.

Tickets go on sale Saturday.

#GnFnR Las Vegas

Welcome back to the jungle! Guns N’ Roses returns to the stage opening weekend at T-­Mobile Arena in Las Vegas April 8 & 9. Tickets go on-­sale Saturday at 10am! #GnFnR

Posted by Guns N' Roses on Tuesday, January 19, 2016