September 21st, 2011
01:27 PM ET
Guns N’ Roses just announced today they’ll be doing their first US tour in five years, CNN can confirm.
The legendary hair metal band will perform a two and a half hour show featuring all of their hits from October to New Year’s Eve.
Axl Rose & Co. kick off the US tour on October 28 in Orlando, Florida. Before they hit the U.S., the band will tour Latin America for a few weeks.
GNR spent most of last year on a world tour, playing their hits show 71 times in over 30 countries.
The current incarnation of Guns N’ Roses is: Axl Rose, DJ Ashba (guitar), Dizzy Reed (keyboards), Tommy Stinson (bass), Richard Fortus (guitar), Ron “Bumblefoot” Thal (guitar), Chris Pitman (keyboards) and Frank Ferrer (drums).
The current schedule is as follows:
October 28 - Orlando, Florida at the Amway Center Arena
October 29 - Miami, Florida at the American Airlines Arena
October 31 - Greenville, South Carolina at the Bi-Lo Center Arena
November 2 - Atlanta, Georgia at the Phillips Arena
November 5 - Dallas, Texas at the Gexa Energy Pavillion
November 12 - Kansas City, Missouri at the Sprint Center Arena
November 13 - Minneapolis, Minnesota at the Target Center Arena
The band also has plans to stop by Houston, Texas; Omaha, Nebraska; Tulsa, Oklahoma; Chicago; and East Rutherford, New Jersey. For more info, visit GunsNRoses.com.
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