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Guns n’ Roses kicked off their “Not In This Lifetime” tour Thursday night (June 23) at Detroit, Michigan’s Ford Field to 41,000 fans. The band performed a two-hour-and-35-minute set which consisted of Guns n’ Roses classics and some notable cover songs.

Frontman Axl Rose was no longer confined to the chair that he had been performing on ever since breaking his foot during the Guns n’ Roses club show back on April 1 in Los Angeles.

The band currently features singer Axl Rose, bassist Duff McKagan and guitarist Slash, being joined by drummer Frank Ferrer, guitarist Richard Fortus, keyboardist Dizzy Reed and new second keyboardist Melissa Reese.

The band’s setlist:

01. It’s So Easy
02. Mr. Brownstone
03. Chinese Democracy
04. Welcome To The Jungle
05. Double Talkin’ Jive
06. Estranged
07. Live And Let Die
08. Rocket Queen
09. You Could Be Mine
10. Raw Power (Iggy and The Stooges cover)
11. This I Love
12. Civil War
13. Coma
14. Speak Softly Love (love theme from “The Godfather”)
15. Sweet Child O’ Mine
16. Better
17. Out Ta Get Me
18. Wish You Were Here
19. November Rain
20. Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door (Bob Dylan cover)
21. Nightrain

Encore:

22. Don’t Cry
23. The Seeker (The Who cover)
24. Paradise City

Recently, footage was released of former Guns n’ Roses drummer Steven Adler practicing “Paradise City”, which lead to speculation that he would be appearing on the tour with the band.

According to reports, Adler was supposed to perform with the band for their suprise club show on April 1, however was unable to play due to a back injury.

Click below for fan filmed footage of the show…

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