European Tour? What European
Most of those who made it into the venue, however, seemed pleased
with the show, despite technical difficulties that appeared to
"I couldn't really hear Axl's voice," one fan said. "But you know
what? I've been waiting to See Guns N' Roses my whole life, so it
was good times."
According to those who saw it, the band kicked off the set with
"Welcome to The Jungle." Axl dressed in a Rich Gannon Oakland
Raiders jersey and performed new material as well as classic Guns
"It's not the old lineup," another fan said. "I mean, the guys
weren't into it
It just wasn't Slash."
Rose spoke directly to the crowd about the technical problems as
well as the band's twice-aborted European tour, and their new
Rose blamed unresolved legal issues for the fact that he no
longer performs with former members of the group and said he had
never committed to play the much-publicized European tour, which was
postponed this summer, rescheduled, and then canceled. In fact, he
told the crowd that he learned about it on the Internet.